February 5, 1973

Avionics

Two-segment Approach Method Studied

Aeronautical Engineering

Earlier Programs Spawned Tf34

Business Flying

Tests Set for Production Astafan

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Avionics

Two-segment Approach Method Studied

Revenue service flight evaluations by United for NASA will test feasibility of technique aimed at noise abatement

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Aeronautical Engineering

Earlier Programs Spawned Tf34

Technology developed for TF39/CF6, T64 is basis for GE’s turbofans for Navy S-3A ASW and USAF A-10A AX aircraft

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Business Flying

Tests Set for Production Astafan

Astafan 4 to begin ground tests in March; Astafan 2 flown on Aero Commander demonstrates quick response, stability

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Air Transport

Slowdown of Concorde Production Seen

But British, French makers of supersonic transport to continue program despite dropping of options by TWA and Pan Am
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Special Report: FY'74 Aerospace Budgets

Drive to Modernize Forces Underscores Dod Budget

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Special Report: FY'74 Aerospace Budgets

Aerospace, Technology Holding Steady

Fiscal 1974 U. S. budget keyed to cost control with Defense procurement, R&D up; NASA below ‘constant level’ goal

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Special Report: FY'74 Aerospace Budgets

No Projects Axed in Nasa Budget Cuts

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Air Transport

U. S. Team Starts Fare Talks in Europe

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Space Technology

Top 100 Nasa Fiscal 1972 Contractors Listed

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Special Report: FY'74 Aerospace Budgets

Army Procurement Emphasizes Modification, Retrofit Efforts

Washington—Bulk of Army aircraft procurement funds requested in the Fiscal 1974 budget will be used for modification and retrofit of the existing inventory. The major modification program will center on equipping the Bell AH-1G HueyCobra to use an airborne Army/Hughes TOW anti-tank missile (AW&ST July 17, 1972, p. 17).

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