March 19, 1956

B-52 Gives Air Force More Authority, Headaches

AVIONICS

New Airline ‘datamation’ Theory to Undergo Evaluation at Buffalo

MANAGEMENT

Attack on Engineering Shortage Gains

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B-52 Gives Air Force More Authority, Headaches

Strategic Air Command faces maintenance, manpower problems in Stratofortress integration.

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AVIONICS

New Airline ‘datamation’ Theory to Undergo Evaluation at Buffalo

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MANAGEMENT

Attack on Engineering Shortage Gains

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TRANSPORT

Cab Orders

Leave to intervene in the Great LakesSoutheast service case to Allegheny Airlines, Lake Central Airlines, Mohawk Airlines, North Central Airlines, the City and Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta, Ga.; the City and Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte, N. C.; the City and Chamber of Commerce of Columbus, Ohio; the City and Chamber of Commerce of Dayton, Ohio; the City and Chamber of Commerce of Tampa, Fla.; Pinellas Countv, St. Petersburg, Fla., Chamber of Commerce and Clearwater, Fla., Chamber of Commerce.
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MANAGEMENT

Mcnarney Tells Profits Probe Background of Convair Position

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MISSILE ENGINEERING

Aerojet Builds New Missile Rocket Plant

Sacramento, Calif.—Giant rocket engine test stands capable of handling thrusts up to 1.5 million lb. are near completion in the isolated hills 12 miles east of here. Testing already has begun at the closely-guarded site. The test facility is part of what will be the nation's largest rocket engine plant, planned by Aerojet-General Corp.
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BUSINESS FLYING

Private Lines

Learstar utilization: Burroughs Corp. made 240 flights in a six-months period averaging 1.5 hours each; Chance Vought, Inc.’s executive transport flew 560 hours in eight months with trip lengths averaging about four hours. Lear, Inc.’s Aircraft Engineering Service Division, Learstar builder, estimates that the planes will exceed 500,000 hours utilization collectively by the end of this year.
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TRANSPORT

Cab-ata Relations Target of Inquiry

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TRANSPORT

Traffic Control Called Critical Problem

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TRANSPORT

Bell Reveals Turbine Helicopter Plans

Triple-engine craft to carry 25; New York Airways shows strong interest; military support is sought.

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