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December 6, 1965

AVIONICS

Studies Seek Improved Asm Guidance

BUSINESS FLYING

Two New Light Twins Planned By Mooney

Severe Voyager Sterilization Criteria Set

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AVIONICS

Studies Seek Improved Asm Guidance

Los Angeles—Military planners are carefully reassessing air-to-surface missile guidance techniques in a concerted effort to improve the accuracy of airlaunched weapons, particularly those intended for non-nuclear limited-war missions.

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BUSINESS FLYING

Two New Light Twins Planned By Mooney

Kerrville, Tex.—Two new light twin-engine aircraft are in the design stage at Mooney Aircraft, Inc., here, and both models are scheduled for introduction within five years. The company also will build a new factory at San Angelo, Tex. The two aircraft are expected to play a significant role in the company’s planned expansion of its aircraft line, plant capacity and distribution network.

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Severe Voyager Sterilization Criteria Set

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SPACE TECHNOLOGY

Nerva Engine Handling Facility Completed

Jackass Flats, Nev.—Array of remote handling equipment is in place and personnel are being trained to use it at the Nuclear Rocket Development Station’s E-MAD building, a facility being readied for the first Nerva experimental engine test, expected here in about 15 months.

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AIR TRANSPORT

Noise May Bar Stretched Dc-8s at Jfk

Douglas disputes Port Authority view, says Series 60 noise level won’t exceed that of current transports.

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MANAGEMENT

Space, Vietnam Spur Record Expenditures

Escalating war, accelerated NASA schedules are major factors in Fiscal 1966 outlays of $105-$107 billion.

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AIR TRANSPORT

Airline Traffic Hits Record Holiday Level

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EDITORIAL

Public-private Enterprise

(Financing the U. S. supersonic transport is one of the key issues facing the aerospace industry today. William M. Allen, president of the Boeing Co., which is competing with Lockheed for the supersonic transport airframe award, recently discussed the program before the Detroit Economics Club.
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France Injects First Satellite Into Orbit

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MANAGEMENT

Global Weather Observation System Urged

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