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From left, Charlie Powell, in foreground, R. Pierson Smith and Bob Bomar, stand on turning vanes inside AEDC’s 16-foot supersonic wind tunnel test facility. Photographer Phil Tarver captured this iconic image in 1960. (Photo by Phil Tarver)

PHOTO BY: Phil Tarver
VIRIN: 601234-F-0000T-001.JPG
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