December 7, 1970

Air Transport

Pacific Award Sparked Early Response

Aeronautical Engineering

Helicopter Test Changes Planned

Air Transport

Carrier Jousting Expected in New Fare Hike Filings

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Air Transport

Pacific Award Sparked Early Response

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Aeronautical Engineering

Helicopter Test Changes Planned

Army cites total operational environment as key factor in program to revise testing and qualification standards

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Air Transport

Carrier Jousting Expected in New Fare Hike Filings

Washington—Tense period of thrusting and parrying in domestic passenger fares lies ahead as U.S. airlines seek to exploit Civil Aeronautics Board permission to raise selected short-haul and discount fares. Prospects are that not all the fare hikes listed in a recent series of CAB orders will be exercised as carriers move to match competitive conditions.

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Avionics

New Solid-state Devices Evolve

Electron beam devices are hybrids that combine vacuum tube and semiconductor technologies in wide variety of applications

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Air Transport

Iata Chief Spurs Anti-hijack Program

Geneva—Director general of the International Air Transport Assn. will begin a new phase in anti-hijacking activity by personally pressing parliamentarians to move their governments to accept the recommendations of the International Civil Aviation Organization made last summer in Montreal (AW&ST July 13, p. 24).

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Air Transport

Chile Expected to Ask Cuba Route

Bid for Havana rights on Santiago-New York route could compound numerous problems underlying U.S.-Latin ties

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Air Transport

British Veto Bac 311, A-300b-7

Conservative Government balks at further public investment in civil aviation; BEA now expected to buy Lockheed L-1011s

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Editorial

The Airline Issues—/

I would like to give my rather sober assessment of where the air transport industry is and where we are going. . . . Some of the things I have been saying lately have been not too pleasant for some of the hearers, particularly since some members of the audience are like people with carrots stuffed in their ears and don’t always hear too well.
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Space Technology

French Withhold Esro Satellite Funds

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Space Technology

Original Nasa Goal Re-emphasized

Space agency’s acting director says NASA is no cure-all for environmental problems caused by unregulated technology

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