September 15, 1969

Avionics

Improved Ship Defense Pushed

Space Technology

Military Satellites Gain Vital Data

Aeronautical Engineering

Advanced Asw Gear, Space Economy Mark Design of S-3a

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Avionics

Improved Ship Defense Pushed

Drive to modernize shipboard ECM is focused on modification of existing equipment rather than on entirely new hardware

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Space Technology

Military Satellites Gain Vital Data

U.S. reconnaissance effort yields precise information on Soviet, Red Chinese strategic weapons after trouble-filled beginning

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Aeronautical Engineering

Advanced Asw Gear, Space Economy Mark Design of S-3a

Improved equipment will give carrier-based Lockheed aircraft submarine hunting capability approaching that of larger P-3C

3031

Navy Seeking Off-shelf Lamps Helicopter

Washington—Navy is seeking to extend the range and capabilities of its new classes of destroyer and destroyer escorts by equipping them with a multi-purpose helicopter. But the service has neither the time nor the funding for a development program and would prefer to modify an existing helicopter to accomplish the proposed mission.

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Air Transport

Warning Issued on Traffic Control

Advisory committee sees requirement for spending in billions over next decade to prevent breakdown in air transportation

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Management

Industry Eyes Housing Field Warily

Aerospace companies balance home-building market against perils to newcomers as HUD Breakthrough proposal date nears

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Management

Laird Appeals $968.8-million Cut

House committee to consider procurement authorization bid which includes restoration of 27 A-7E fighters to Navy budget

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Safety

727 Crash Spurs Procedure Review

Minimum equipment list concept also comes into focus in probe of electrical failure and subsequent crash of United transport
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Air Transport

Foes of Everglades Airport Gaining; Studies Started

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Air Transport

Summer Traffic Trims 1970 Forecasts

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