Accession Number:

AD0646003

Title:

THE AERODYNAMICS LABORATORY (THE FIRST 50 YEARS),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C AERODYNAMICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

Contents Early scientific interest Establishment of the laboratory 8- by 8-foot wind tunnel, civilian leadership, 4- by 4-foot wind tunnel, 6-foot 4-inch wind tunnel, accomplishments and obsolescence Laboratory modernization and expansion 8- by 10-foot subsonic wind tunnels, 7- by 10-foot transonic wind tunnel, high-speed wind tunnels, auxiliary facilities More recent achievements Management and technical control.

Subject Categories:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Military Aircraft Operations
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE