Ares I Testing
Ares I Testing

Wind tunnel manager Frank Quinto explains how a model of the NASA Ares I rocket will be tested in the 14 x 22 Foot Subsonic Tunnel. The test series will help confirm that the Ares I can safely withstand winds while sitting on the launch pad.

Credit: NASA/Sean Smith

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