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History of Wind Tunnels at GALCIT

The Lucas Wind Tunnel was built in part of the building space formerly occupied by the famous 10-Foot-Tunnel. GALCIT also managed the Southern California Cooperative Wind Tunnel which operated from 1945 to 1960 (under the direction of Prof. Clark B. Millikan).

While the new website is completed, please enjoy the previous versions:

Lucas Wind Tunnel construction by Christopher J. Krok, PhD

10-Foot-Tunnel history by Gerald L. Landry

John W. Lucas Wind Tunnel
a part of the
Graduate Aerospace Laboratories at the California Institute of Technology (GALCIT)

Last updated 2013-02-24 15:17