January 17, 1955

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Congress to Probe Military Airlift

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Flat Tube Will Simplify Cockpits

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Bricker Revives Civil Aviation Law Rewrite

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Congress to Probe Military Airlift

Democratic majority will question adequacy of USAF transport section during review of defense program.

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Flat Tube Will Simplify Cockpits

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Bricker Revives Civil Aviation Law Rewrite

Nonscheduled and contract airlines would be brought under closer economic regulation by Civil Aeronautics Board under legislation introduced by Sen. John Bricker, ranking Republican and former chairman of the Senate Interstate and Foreign Commerce Committee.
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Af to Increase Jets in Reserve, Guard

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New Rules on Patents Go Into Effect in April

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Bell’s Commercial Copter Sales Up 20%

Bell Aircraft Corp.’s commercial helicopter sales in 1954 climbed 20% above the 1953 record, while total billings for aircraft and spare parts increased 32%. Nearly 70% of the total business was with customers outside the U. S. and Canada.
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Army Starts Copter Training Program

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Civil Aircraft Shipments Drop

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Navion Inspections

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AVIATION SAFETY

Tower and Crews Blamed for Collision

THE ACCIDENT American Airlines Flight 572, a Convair 240, N 94236, and a United States Navy SNB, Bureau Number 23773, collided 0.6 mile east of the Port Columbus Airport, Columbus, Ohio. The collision occurred at 20151, June 27, 1954, while both aircraft were on final approach to Runway 27.
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