In Partnership With

February 28, 1949

MANUFACTURING

U. S. Reciprocating Engines

AIR DEFENSE

New Navy Planes Hint New Tactics

TRANSPORT

Berlin Airlift: Transport Air Power in Action

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MANUFACTURING

U. S. Reciprocating Engines

1415

AIR DEFENSE

New Navy Planes Hint New Tactics

Future carrier force to be built around high speed, far-ranging craft whose prototypes now are flying.

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TRANSPORT

Berlin Airlift: Transport Air Power in Action

From spectacular achievements has sprung hope that strategic transport will be built to first-class strength.

6667

CIVIL FLYING

Airports: Base and Basis of Air Power

There still aren’t enough landing fields to provide well-rounded system.

7071

CIVIL FLYING

U. S. Personal and Executive Aircraft

3839

RESEARCH

Air Power Strength Starts in the Laboratory

U. S. has aeronautical leadership through research effort that has had to expand as well as catch up.

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FOREIGN AIR POWER

Principal Foreign Aircraft and Gas Turbine Engines

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FOREIGN AIR POWER

Britain Is Still a Second-class Air Power

National policy is against putting into production latest fighter types, while RAF is small, but well trained.

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MANUFACTURING

Industry Regains Health and Productivity

Annual sales exceed billion dollars in 1948; to go higher this year.

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FOREIGN AIR POWER

France Gives Up Hope of Balanced Air Power

Manpower and production to be scaled down; jet work to continue.

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