October 1, 1945

Personnel

TRANSPORT

Shortlines

TRANSPORT

Air Role for Shipping Firms Becomes Hawaiian Case Issue

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Personnel

C. L. Corwin, sales manager of the Champion Spark Plug Co., Toledo, has been elected to the board of directors for the Aviation Distributors and Manufacturers Association, to replace Sydney Nesbitt who resigned upon appointment as president and general manager of Atlantic Aviation Corp., of New York.
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TRANSPORT

Shortlines

American Airlines, studying passenger service needs, reports increasing demand for newspapers at air terminals, particularly between 5 a. m. and 8:30 a. m. Operations managers at airports have been advised to aid concessionaires in providing them.
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TRANSPORT

Air Role for Shipping Firms Becomes Hawaiian Case Issue

Matson leads new argument against denial of steamship firm aviation operations; hearing also marked by pleas for added service to islands; area formula, certificate increases considered.
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PRODUCTION

Surplus Air Plants Report Indicates Commercial Usage

Extent to which war-built aircraft facilities will continue exclusively aviation production left speculative, however, by analysis of first RFC disposal disclosures; many sought by other than wartime operators.

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TRANSPORT

Periodic Air Express Review Asked for Revenue Allotments

Air Cargo, Inc., examination asserts that totals of income division between airlines and Railway Express Agency warrant action to prevent confusion in distribution bases.
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FINANCIAL

New Pca Debenture Offering Highlights Proven Finance Plan

Proposed $10,000,000 convertible income issue based on practice of "liquidation” through conversion into common stock rather than by retirement; to finance equipment purchases.
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PRIVATE FLYING

Careless Piloting Cited in Accidents

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Headline News Section

Warplane Procurement Trends Indicate New Industry Benefits

Navy seen ending its aircraft production program; buying agencies to get greater latitude in sponsoring research and development; cost-plus-fee basis believed peacetime policy; Army plans ready for Congress.

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TRANSPORT

U. S. Gains Airline Advantages; Netherlands Signs Full Air Pact

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Headline News Section

New Rfc Sale Drive Shapes as Procedure Is Reorganized

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