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AEDC PHOTO #75-177

MAVERICK TESTED WITH A-10 -Dual-purpose wind tunnel tests matching the A-10 Thunderbolt II close air support aircraft and the television-guided Maverick air-to-ground missile were tested in Arnold Engineering Development Center's four-foot wind tunnel. The tests were to determine effects of the air flowing around the parent aircraft on the missile's stability and to measure captive loads on the missile on an underwing pylon.

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