Originally Posted by NinkobEi
He went faster than the speed of sound, but afaik did not go super-sonic (sonic boom!) due to the weak atmosphere when he hit that speed.
Also, "boiling" blood is a myth. That can't happen with just changing pressure. It is really just nitrogen bubbles as said above.
ya the drag/pressure/velocity of the air would have to the the right coefficient, to get the cone that is seen around most aircraft too