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August 18, 1947

Headline News

Defensive Air Patrols Urged By Gen. Kenney for U. S. Frontiers

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Congress Leaves Better Record on Aviation Bills

Headline News

Senate Probe of Hughes Ends Abruptly with Meyer Missing

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Headline News

Defensive Air Patrols Urged By Gen. Kenney for U. S. Frontiers

Strategic Air Force commander recommends radarequipped B-36 search missions as best aerial defense; predicts long-range fighter development.

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Headline News

Congress Leaves Better Record on Aviation Bills

Separate air force biggest achievement of first session of 80th Congress. Truman vetoes Research Foundation.

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Senate Probe of Hughes Ends Abruptly with Meyer Missing

Exclusive AVIATION NEWS story on TWA-Pan Am merger confirmed by sworn testimony of Hughes and Brewster

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Aaf Begins Tests with Bell Xs-1

Bell proposes slow approach to supersonic.

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Hughes Vs. Wright Field

1213

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Strike Threatens Halt at Pac Center

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202 Certified

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White House Advisers

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ENGINEERING & PRODUCTION

Turbojet “Yardsticks” Checked in Flying Lab Tests

Four controlling studies are detailed in this analysis of prove-out procedures for jet designs.

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ENGINEERING & PRODUCTION

Boundary Layer Control May Offer Safety Increase

Important gains in speed and lift forecast, with reductions in fuel consumption and stall tendencies.

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