August 30, 1954

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Sec Lists Aviation Stock Transactions

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Experts Call for Stronger Defense

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Mats Adopts Airline Supply Plan

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Sec Lists Aviation Stock Transactions

Paul Moore, director of Republic Aviation Corp., sold 30,000 common shares in the company last June, according to Security & Exchange Commission’s survey of stock transactions for that month. The disposal reduced Moore’s holdings to 177,220 common shares.
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Experts Call for Stronger Defense

Scientists warn AFA of need for new aircraft, avionic developments to offset growing Red nuclear threat.

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Mats Adopts Airline Supply Plan

Logistics system is set up for 15 Convair C-131Ds, may be used for other fleet transports if successful.

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Sabena Copter Clips Regular Route Time

Brussels—British European Airways, caught off balance by a nonstop Sabena helicopter flight that clipped three-quarters of an hour off scheduled Brussels-London time, is taking a new look at the copter’s role on routes to Europe. The Belgian airline’s Sikorsky S-55 flew past London’s Big Ben and landed on the south bank of the Thames River two hr. 51 min. after it took off from Brussels, cutting 44 min. off fixed-wing transport time.
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Mid-air Crash

F-80C, F-94C collision shows rugged strength. Both fighters land safely despite severe damage.
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90,000 Ft. Up

Bell X-1A rocket sets world’s altitude record. B-29 launching rules out official recognition.
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Lockheed 1049g Goes Into Production

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Aircraft Expenditures Set Postwar Record

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Aircraft Firms Again Eligible for Writeoffs

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New Oerlikon Missile to Start Tests Soon

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