Development and calibration of an aerodynamic disturbance test facility
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Development and calibration of an aerodynamic disturbance test facility

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Published by The Administration, National Technical Information Service [distributor in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Automobiles -- Aerodynamics -- Testing.

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Statementprepared for U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
ContributionsKlein, Richard H., United States. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration., Systems Technology, inc.
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