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January 1, 1939

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THE AVIATION NEWS

Aviation People

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A REPORT ON AVIATION ABROAD AND A SCORE SHEET OF AIR POWER IN EUROPE.

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An Appraisal of European Air Power

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THE AVIATION NEWS

Aviation People

Who’s Who in This Month’s News

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Seaplanes on Land

PLENTY of old time seaplane pilots will swap stories dating back to war days and before, about how soand-so put his HS boat down on a corn field or his N9 seaplane on the beach. For that matter the Wright Brothers always landed on skids—which might just as well have been pontoons—until they indulged in the luxury of adding a pair of wheels!

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Forces Acting on the Catapult Car

The second of two articles on assisted take-off

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An American Looks at the XVI Salon de L’Aviation

Random pick-ups from the editor's notebook on the Paris Show of 1938

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THE AVIATION NEWS

Aviation in Washington

You can get lots of answers on “The Program

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Aviation's Operators Corner

Tagging the Bases with

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Flying Equipment

DC-5 Goes High Wing

Latest Douglas Transport has tricycle landing gear and is designed for short operations and frequent schedules

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Flashes From the Skyways of the World

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