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November 29, 1948

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Navy Unwraps Its Fastest Fighter

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Navy Unwraps Its Fastest Fighter

PATUXENT RIVER, Md.-Navy unveiled its fastest jet fighter here last week—the Chance Vought Cutlass (XF7U-1). The twin jet, tailless, sweptwing Cutlass (AVIATION WEEK, Oct. 18) is the first Navy fighter designed for supersonic operations.

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CAA Asks Revised Procurement Method

Civil Aeronautics Administration will ask the next session of Congress for authority to revise its procurement practices to conform to those of the Air Force and Navy. At present CAA is limited to fixed price, open bid type of contracts. CAA will ask Congress for authority to negotiate contracts necessary to eliminate cumbersome bid methods.
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Chase Tests New Cargo Plane

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Slope Line System Favored for Funds

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Business to Canada Brings U. S. Comment

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Kitty Hawk In Museum

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Wright Field Pioneer Dies

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New Laboratory Site

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