February 9, 1970

Aeronautical Engineering

Small Aircraft Turbofans Studied

Special Report: Fiscal 1971 Budget

Nixon Contracts Aerospace Budget

Air Transport

Three-part Fare Review Planned

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Aeronautical Engineering

Small Aircraft Turbofans Studied

Walled Lake, Mich.-Williams Research Corp. is currently filling out its family of turbines under 500 lb. thrust and making plans for additions up to the 2,000-lb.-thrust level for light aircraft. Largest present market for Williams gas turbine engines is in target and reconnaissance drones.

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Special Report: Fiscal 1971 Budget

Nixon Contracts Aerospace Budget

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Air Transport

Three-part Fare Review Planned

CAB announces investigation as trunks capitulate to formula setting new basis for joint tariffs, interline revenue split

3637
Management

Japan Drafts Fiveyear Force Plan

Primary considerations revolve around role in Okinawa defense and share in home island protection that nation will undertake

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Air Transport

Automated Ticketing Systems Tested

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Avionics

Light, Compact Navigator Designed

Strapdown inertial device being developed by Autonetics uses novel concepts; unit to weigh 3 lb. and require 12-w. power

6061
Space Technology

Mars Surface Processes Studied

Television pictures of planet may yield land clues; chaotic terrain and featureless ‘desert’ believed to be major traits

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Air Transport

Denmark Plans Major Air Terminal

Copenhagen-Danish government hopes to make this city the major European air gateway for the supersonic transport and wide-bodied jet era. First step in this direction was the selection of Saltholm Island as the terminal facility to go into operation in 1985.

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Avionics

Failure Free Warranty Idea Lauded, Wider Use Desired

Grand Rapids, Mich.-Navy and Lear Siegler are pleased with failure free warranty, a contract innovation which assures that gyro platforms will operate for 3,000 hr./ five years for a fixed, predetermined cost or the company will repair them at no extra cost to the Navy.

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Special Report: Fiscal 1971 Budget

Dod Emphasis Swings to Strategic Arms

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