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Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9
  • Tunnel 9 moves closer to 360-degree TSP capability

    The team at AEDC Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 in White Oak, Maryland, has for some time considered a 360-degree capability for tests involving temperature-sensitive paint, or TSP, and has worked for about a year on ways to achieve it.Thanks to recent innovations developed after a customer’s need provided a push, the Tunnel 9 team’s TSP capability is
  • AEDC Tunnel 9 team members taking initiative in STEM outreach

    AEDC supports many Science, Engineering, Technology and Mathematics (STEM) efforts throughout middle Tennessee impacting nearly 19,000 students in more than 60 schools since 2013 and has a program dedicated to STEM at Arnold Air Force Base.But the STEM efforts don’t stop in Middle Tennessee, the AEDC team members at Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 in
  • AEDC Commander gets an up-close look at Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 capabilities

    While visiting the AEDC Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel 9 in White Oak, Maryland, on Oct. 20, AEDC Commander Col. Scott Cain, right, gets a close look at the original German supersonic wind tunnel, circa 1930s, as Tunnel 9 Lead Project Engineer Joseph Coblish, left, describes the capabilities and how it was used. (U.S. Air Force photo/Arnold Collier)