XCOR Completes WInd Tunnel Tests

XCOR Aerospace Tests Lynx Aerodynamic Design in USAF Wind Tunnel

"XCOR Aerospace, Inc., announced today that it has finished a series of wind tunnel tests of the aerodynamic design of its Lynx suborbital launch vehicle. The tests took place at the U.S. Air Force test facility located at Wright-Patterson Air Base near Dayton, OH, using an all-metal 1/16th scale model of the Lynx. "Ever since the Wright Brothers pioneered wind tunnel testing here in Dayton, aerospace engineers have used it as a tool to improve aerodynamic design," said XCOR CEO Jeff Greason. "

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