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March 11, 1952
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-i CONFIDENT C LASS I FI CAT CFA COUNTRY USSR (Chelya SUBJECT Test Laboratory at Goryin PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF INFO. THIS DOCUMENT CONTAINS INFORMATION AFFECTING THE NATIONAL DEFENSE OF THE UNITED STATES, WITHIN THE MEANING OF TITLE 18. SECTIONS 793 25X1 25X1 E DISTR. 11'1March 1952 NO. OF PAGES 1 NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW) SUPPLEMENT TO 25X1 REPORT NO. THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION ILLEGIB 1. Description of truck ride to the laboratory: The village of GORYIN, consisting of 40 wooden houses at most, was at kilometer station 38 on the MA GNITOGORSK (5905'E/5302711"), Chelyabinsk Oblast - VFX,iKHNE URALSK (59?13'E/53?48'N) road. In the village, a road leading through a woods branched off to the east. After about a half mile it passed a tractor station and after another 1,3 miles it ended at the test la- boratory. There was a brook near the laboratory.. 2. Description of the test laboratory: The 7a boratory consisted of four three-story buildings, 100 x 40 x 30 feet each. There were pressure chambers in two of the houses, but source was unable to make any detailed statements on the:. A waterproof and tile-tined basement in addition to a 50-foot-long wind tunnel was located in the third house. A 800-HP underground Diesel generator formed part of the equipment of this house. Forty double bedrooms were available in t he fourth house. 3. Purpose of the installation: 0 did not definitely know 25X1 the purpose. The installation was accepted by Soviet Air r'orce officers in October 1948. Fifty engineers moved into the dwelling house in December 1948. Among them was a German ILLEGIB graduate engineer with the name of SCF-,`IDT or SCI ITT from Document 11C _L ------------- We Change In t%SL rrI n_xi S:f4' ..- '7GY7 CONFIDENTIAL. Ap eBI 16iAR1@&9e NAVY AI 25X1 Auth.: RRIt-2 I~SEP-444 -