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Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analysis, conducted by Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and Southwest Research Institute, shows the nose of a KC-135 Stratotanker, as the wiper blades are positioned horizontally (left) and vertically (right). The red indicates an area of high aerodynamic drag.
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