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|NASASciFiles - The Channel Tunnel
NASA Sci Files segment exploring the development, design, and creation of the Channel Tunnel.
Keywords: NASA Sci Files; Transportation; Train; Automobile; English Channel; Channel Tunnel; Nepoleon; France; Great Britain; Geology; Ventilation; Problem; Solution; Scientific Exploration; Study; Ice Age; Sea Level; Technicians; Kilometer; Transatlantic Tunnel; Sea Floor; Anchors;
Popularity (downloads): 3673
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT11 - Spin Tunnel
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing the development of the Vertical Spin Tunnel, designed by NACA engineers to study the flight conditions of an aircraft in spin.
Keywords: Retrospective; Brad Breckenridge; Flat Spin; Spin Tunnel; NACA; Steele McGonegal; Lt. Francis Evans;
Popularity (downloads): 1504
|6 1/2 Magic Hours
The comfort and delight of transatlantic air travel at the beginning of the jet age.
Keywords: Airline industry;Transportation: Air;Tourism;
Popularity (downloads): 827
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT2 - Icing Research Tunnel
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the issue of ice formation on aircrafts. The segment explains how the icing research tunnel is helping engineers combat icing on aircraft.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Icing Research Tunnel; Aircraft; Engineer;
Popularity (downloads): 1820
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT4 - Wind Tunnels
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment describing wind tunnels and how aircraft designers use them to understand airflow.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; Simulator; Aircraft; Scale Model; Testing; Research; Wind Tunnel; Performance Characteristics; Airflow; Fan; Open Return Wind Tunnel; Closed Return Wind Tunnel; Difuser; Test Section; Water; Nitrogen; Helium; Gases;
Popularity (downloads): 2101
|Twin Peaks Tunnel Construction and Opening
Twin Peaks trolley tunnel under construction and opening ceremony.
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure;
Popularity (downloads): 186
|NASAConnect - TOAT - Drag Activity
NASA Connect Segment involving students in an activity to create a wind tunnel to test the effect of drag while emphasizing data analysis.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Drag; Shape; Mass; Wind Speed; Wind Tunnel;
Popularity (downloads): 1802
|Lindbergh's Flight and Return
Aviator Charles A. Lindbergh takes off from New York on his solo transatlantic flight between America and Europe and arrives in Paris; newsreels conclude with his return to the U.S....
Keywords: Aviation: History;Lindbergh, Charles Augustus;
Popularity (downloads): 429
|NASADestinationTomorrow - DT12 - NACA
NASA Destination Tomorrow Segment exploring the predecessor to NASA. The segment explains how NACA played a huge role in the development of aircraft and aeronautical research and development.
Keywords: NASA Destination Tomorrow; NASA; NACA; Aeronautical Development; Aviation Organization; President Woodrow Wilson; Pioneer Flight Achievments; Lab; Variable Density Tunnel; High Altitude Flying; Air Pressure; Wind Tunnel; Aerodynamics; Jet Powered Aircraft;
Popularity (downloads): 1989
|Challenge at Glen Canyon, segment 06 of 11
The spillways might be needed, repairs were underway
Popularity (downloads): 702