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Supersonic plane model under test
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Robbins, Jeff
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated March 6, 1964 reads, "Model inspected - Valley Times Staff Writer Ralph Clark, foreground, and Frank Duschik, department manager, Lockheed flow dynamics laboratory, inspect the supersonic transport model moments before it was subjected to 2,000-miles-an-hour winds in experimental wind tunnel. The gale force is equivalent to what operational plane would encounter."; See images #00111170 through #00111172 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Lockheed-California Company
Lockheed-California Company--Employees
Supersonic transport planes--United States
Delta wing airplanes--United States
Scientists--United States
Models (Clay, plaster, etc.)
Wind tunnels--Testing
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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