Military history

Cover of SAVE report

Save Farnborough

Cover of SAVE report campaigning for Farnborough
SAVE archive

The striking photograph used on this SAVE report shows the 7.3 metre wind tunnel built in 1935, with a 9 metre mahogany fan for sucking air over test models (and full-scale aircraft). It is a cathedral to flight, with its massive return air duct and air turning vanes constructed in concrete.



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