In Partnership With

January 2, 1978

Editorial

Laurels for 1977

Space Technology

Unified Policy on Space Readied

Space Technology

Interim Upper Stage Motor Test Completed

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Editorial

Laurels for 1977

Here are the people we think deserve special recognition for their contributions to the aerospace world in 1977: Thomas Victor Jones, chairman and chief executive officer of Northrop, for superb management of his company with an unparalleled record of on-time, on-cost deliveries to his customers and record profits to his stockholders.

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Space Technology

Unified Policy on Space Readied

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Space Technology

Interim Upper Stage Motor Test Completed

1415

Space Technology

Pioneer 11 to Fly Outside Saturn Rings

Mountain View, Calif.—Pioneer 11 spacecraft will be directed to fly just outside the rings of the planet Saturn during encounter next year so that it can function as a pathfinder for the two Voyager spacecraft scheduled to arrive at the giant planet in 1980 and 1981.
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Space Technology

Space Structure, Solar Energy Study Requested

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Space Technology

NASA, California Agree on Joint Projects

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Aeronautical Engineering

DC-10 Selected for Tanker/Cargo Role

1617

Missile Requests

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Management

Budget Cuts Navy Plans, Bolsters Europe Defense

1819

F-15 Buy Cut

December 191977 January 91978