Accession Number : ADP003759

Title :   The Cryogenic Wind Tunnel Cologne,

Corporate Author : DEUTSCHE FORSCHUNGS- UND VERSUCHSANSTALT FUER LUFT- UND RAUMFAHRT E V PORZ-WAHN (GERMANY F R)

Personal Author(s) : Viehweger,G.

Report Date : FEB 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The KKK-project aims at the modification of a low-speed wind tunnel to cryogenic operation. The tunnel with a test section of 2.4 m x 2.4 m will be operational in the middle of 1984. This paper discusses the technical concept of the tunnel and describes some of the most important components.

Descriptors :   *Subsonic wind tunnels, Cryogenics, Liquid nitrogen, Thermal insulation, Low costs, West Germany

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE