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Aerodynamics

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The vehicle steering committee commissioned to have the document entitled, "Guidelines for Taking Aerodynamic Aspects Into Account When Planning and Executing Trial Test Runs" drafted. After a few introductory comments and explanations, this document describes which formal verification, or proof is required as it pertains to trial testing, and which methods and procedures can be used for evaluation purposes. For applications submitted to implement a voting procedure for trial testing a vehicle, information must be provided stating whether all requirements defined in guideline instructions could be met.