January 2, 1950

Headline News

Reveal Details on Transport Helicopters

Headline News

Convair Ready to Convert to Turboprop

Headline News

Paa Holds Off

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Headline News

Reveal Details on Transport Helicopters

Bell and Sikorsky get the nod from two New York case applicants.

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Headline News

Convair Ready to Convert to Turboprop

Could have Liner with new power flying eight months from start.
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Headline News

Paa Holds Off

Carrier will not start Holy Year flights pending CAB decision.
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Headline News

Miami Races

Small racers, stunters are slated as stars reject course change.
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Headline News

New Nose for Sabre

North American designers re-formed the nose of the Sabre, world’s fastest service aircraft, to create an all-weather fighter version designated F-86D, which recently made its first test flight at Edwards AFB, Muroc, Calif. Purchase of 122 of this version is scheduled in the USAF 1950 procurement interim program.
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AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

Case for a Convertible Aircraft

Cruising performance and economy of low-aspect-ratio configuration can approach those of conventional craft.

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Usaf, Navy Bid Information

Air Materiel Command Procurement Division makes available to AVIATION WEEK the latest bid awards, shown on this page. Requests for further information should be addressed to Contracting Officer, AMC, Wright-Patterson AFB, Dayton, Ohio, attention: MCPPSX72.
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AIR TRANSPORT

Examiner Backs Paa-aoa Union

But he recommends provision for employe protection, not imposed by CAB in previous merger decisions.
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AIR TRANSPORT

Air Freight Sets New High in ’49

AA, UAL, Slick run one-two-three in beating previous mark by one-third. Freight charges become erratic.
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AIR TRANSPORT

Airlines End Profitable Year

Carriers’ net seen at $25 million, with American leading; 1948 total showed $7 million loss.
December 261949 January 91950