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News - February 19, 2010

Moffett wind tunnel used to test trucks' wind resistance

Research could result in 3.4 billion gallons saved in annual fuel costs, scientists say

by Bay City News

A wind tunnel at Moffett Field normally used to test airplanes and other things that fly is being used to test the aerodynamics of a big diesel truck, with the intention of saving up to 3.4 billion gallons of fuel a year.

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