August 10, 1970

Space Technology

New Technology Shuttle Engine Key

Aeronautical Engineering

Atlantics Perform Major Asw Tasks

Air Transport

Terms Tightened in Sst Contract

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Space Technology

New Technology Shuttle Engine Key

NASA propulsion panel sees need to adapt gas turbines to operate in space environment, utilize hydrogen fuel

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Aeronautical Engineering

Atlantics Perform Major Asw Tasks

Three navy squadrons patrol France’s Atlantic coast, logging over 10,000 hr. annually despite retrofit program

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Air Transport

Terms Tightened in Sst Contract

Government recoupment assured on slower versions; cost-cutting steps incorporated in formal terms of pact

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Aeronautical Engineering

Engines Are Main Pan Am 747 Problem

Los Angeles—Pan American World Airways had 100 unscheduled engine removals in the first six months of Boeing 747 operation. Half of these have been caused by malfunctions of the N2 tachometer drive shaft bearings and by turbine retaining plate rivet problems.

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Air Transport

Excursion Fare Will Get Iata Scrutiny

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Air Transport

Post-strike Service Provides Challenges

Miami-Unusually prolonged shut-down of National Airlines due to an Air Line Employees Assn, strike last winter and spring produced exceptional challenges for the carrier’s flight operations and maintenance and engineering departments.

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Air Transport

Sst Officials Strive to Blunt Opposition

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Management

Cost, Time Doubts Led to B-1 Fund Slash

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Avionics

Faa Answers All-weather Critics

Agency official calls airline pilot critique of landing program ‘misleading,' defends it as safe for properly trained pilot

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Space Technology

Apollo 12 Seismic Experiment Links Red Lunar Glow to Quakes

Houston-For hundreds of years astronomers have puzzled over a strange red glow which sometimes appears on the surface of the moon when it is nearest the earth. The Apollo 12 lunar surface seismic experiment may have solved that ancient mystery, but at the same time created another concerning the peculiarly precise moonquakes which possibly trigger the coloration.

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