1997 Photo Contest, Science & Technology, 3rd prize

Philippe Gontier

for Geo France

01 January, 1996

A part of a subsonic wind tunnel, known as the tranquilization room. Research studies at ONERA seek to understand fundamental aerodynamic phenomena, particularly of turbulent and hypersonic flows, with a view to solving the problems encountered in the aviation and space industries.

About the photographer

Philippe Gontier

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