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June 16, 1969

Management

Mit Revises Laboratory Work Emphasis

Aeronautical Engineering

Noise a Key in Dc-10 Pod Design

Safety

Data Exchange on Safety Urged

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Management

Mit Revises Laboratory Work Emphasis

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Aeronautical Engineering

Noise a Key in Dc-10 Pod Design

Engine sound attenuation measures include use of glass-fiber sandwich material in outer fan duct; inlet ring not favored

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Safety

Data Exchange on Safety Urged

Pan American Clipper, N799PA, a Boeing 707-321C, cargo/mail flight bound for Vietnam via Tokyo, Japan, crashed on takeoff from Runway 23, Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, Alaska, at approximately 0615 Ast1 on Dec. 26, 1968. The aircraft was destroyed.
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Missile Engineering

United Aircraft Studying Ramjet Engines

East Hartford, Conn.-United Aircraft Research Laboratories is working on the propulsion system for the Navy’s airlaunched, low volume, ramjet (LVRJ) missile system. The propulsion system, according to the research unit is the only ramjetbased propulsion system now under advanced development.

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Paris Air Show Special Report

Paris Flying Discipline Tightened

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Air Transport

European Group Orders 36 Dc-10s

Selection by consortium of four airlines includes GE engines; previous close association with suppliers influences decision

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Space Technology

Reusable Space Ferry Considered

Single orbital payload element and two booster units of Convair design would fly back to earth for reuse after shuttle mission

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Avionics

Litton Pushes Navy Inertial System

Drop in alignment time, elimination of deck edge converters, data cables and system operator are expected with use of CAINS

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Space Technology

Mol Contractors Attempt to Assess Action's Impact

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Space Technology

Mol Canceled in Abrupt Decision

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