January

Briefing for January5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
What Does America Want?James H McGraw, Jr103
Editorial: Sustaining of Our Air Power Is USEFUL Work109
Building Main Streets for America’s AviationJennings Randolph110
Air Power — The Key to Peace and Prosperity, IEugene E Wilson112
Industrial Research Is a Postwar IndispensableK R Jackman115
Finance
Foreign Trade Offers a Key to Postwar SolvencyRaymond L Hoadley118
Marketing
"Plane Wise — And Part Foolish"James A Wales, Jr119
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the Boeing B-17 Flying FortressWellwood E Beall121
Accurate Heat Treatment
Speeded by Push-Button Control
James F Carland
and P R Watson
145
Optical Methods Ferret Transparent Plastic DistortionsThomas Gladwin147
Simplified Numerical Integration for Design EngineersG L Shue149
From Mach Number to True AirspeedRichard G Smith153
Plant-Practice Highlights155
For Better Design175
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail181
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book187
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell172
New Products and Practices223
Aviation Maintenance
Valve Servicing Demand’s Special Technique157
Service and Inspection of Hydraulic Accumulators160
Conserve Your Anti-Friction Bearings162
Tips on Installing Flexible HoseR A Livingstone165
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook166
Flying Equipment
Lockheed Presents New Saturn 75169
Air Transport
High vs Low Air Transport, IPhilip Colman170
Civil Operations
So You’re Going to Buy a Used Plane?E F Lindsley193
Aviation’s Lubrication Charts195
Book Reviews172
Side Slips190
The Aviation News
…National Aviation201
…War Communique No 37205
…Washington Windsock207
…Aviation Manufacturing208
…Transport Aviation215
…Aviation Abroad217
…Financial Notes219
…Aviation People221

February

Twelfth Annual Directory Number
Briefing for February5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Rededication — An Obligation to Our Fighting MenJames H McGraw, Jr93
Editorial: America’s Policy Makers
Need Our Industry’s Help
109
Air Power — The Key to Peace and Prosperity, IIEugene E Wilson110
We Must Retain Technological SupremacyMaj Gen Kenneth B Wolfe113
The Coming Competition in Foreign MarketsRaymond L Hoadley116
Aviation’s 1945 YEARBOOK
American Aircraft120-152
…Bombers120-124
…Fighters125-127
…Transports128-135
…Liaison and Trainers136-140
…Personal Aircraft141-148
…Helicopters149-152
British Aircraft153-159
Russian Aircraft160-166
Japanese Aircraft167-174
German Aircraft175-177
American Engine Specification Tables178-179
Foreign Engine Specification Tables180
Russian Aircraft Specification Tables181
American and Foreign Glider Specification Tables181
American Helicopter Specification Tables182
Aviation's American Aircraft Specification Tables183-184
Aviation's Foreign Aircraft Specification Tables185-186
Special Expanded Sketchbook of Design Detail187-201
Fixed Base Operators Approved for Flight Training417-438
Aviation Research - Design - Production
The Place of Industrial Research —
Prewar and Postwar
K R Jackman203
Simplified Numerical Integration
for Design Engineers, II
G L Shue208
Evaluating the Vaunted V-2Willy Ley212
For Better Design223
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail187
New Products and Practices243
Information Tips243
Latest Machine Tools244
Shop Equipment & Materials245
Electrical Appliances247
Aircraft Parts & Accessories248
Aviation Maintenance
What Makes Expert Mechanics Expert?E F Lindsley216
Air Transport
High vs Low Air Transport, IIPhilip Colman221
Civil Operations
Aviation’s Lubricating Charts for Personal Planes227
The Aviation News
…National Aviation235
…Aviation Manufacturing235
…Transport Aviation236
…Aviation Abroad241

March

Briefing for January5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
America Wants CompetitionJames H McGraw, Jr103
Editorial: Continued Air Supremacy
Needs Three-Way Research
105
They’ll Put Wings on ArmiesBrig Gen William D Old106
Let’s Keep Using Those Contract SchoolsJohn H Connelly109
Staying Ahead Through Basic ResearchAllen Harris113
Marketing — Finance
How to Get Your Share of Export SalesRaymond L Hoadley116
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the B-25 MitchellC J Hansen119
How May We Simplify the Postwar Laboratory?K R Jackman143
Rebuilding the Boeing StratolinersWellwood E Beall148
Determining Bend Radius —
Via Analytical Approach
George Gerard 152
Design and Operation of FW-190
Chester S Ricker156
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail191
For Better Design197
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book203
Review of Patents227
New Products and Practices229
Information Tips229
Latest Machine Tools232
Shop Equipment and Materials234
Electrical Appliances239
Aircraft Parts and Accessories241
Aviation Maintenance
"Perpetual Overhaul" Overcomes Plane ShortagesHoward D Ingalls159
Tools and Traits vs TroublesE F Lindsley164
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook168
Civil Operations
Offer New Finance Plan for Planes,
Parts, and Repairs
171
Aviation’s Lubrication Charts for Personal Planes174
Flying Equipment
Piper Designs New Skysedan and Skycycle172
Aeronca Presents Chum 2-Placer173
Air Transport
Tomorrow’s Avigation Faces New FactorsLieut M D Lowenstein183
High vs Low Air Transport, IIIPhilip Colman186
Side Slips225
Book Reviews227
The Aviation News
…National Aviation207
…War Communique No 38208
…Washington Windsock213
…Aviation Manufacturing213
…Transport Aviation216
…Aviation Abroad219
…Financial Notes221
…Aviation People223

April

Briefing for April5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
America Wants ProsperityJames H McGraw, Jr103
Editorial: Surplus —
The Industry’s Sword of Damocles
105
Measuring That Feederline MarketJames G Ray106
Florida Coordinates Action on Aviation LegislationHoward W Hartley 110
Tips and Techniques for Alaska-Bound Flyers112
Marketing
New Horizons Opened for Aircraft MarketsJohn Foster, Jr114
Aviation Research - Design - Production
Design Progress On Junkers Hydraulic PropellerJohn D Waugh117
Why More Than Two Engines?Charles H Hurcamp124
Rotor-Craft Speeds Are Due for a DoublingHarold F Lemont, Jr129
Modifying Superbombers On the Production LineD R Abram134
Aviation Laboratory Organizations,
Prewar and Postwar
K R Jackman138
See Promise In Papreg For Aircraft StructuresR J Considine142
Is Airplane Stability Such a Mystery?, IGeorge H Tweney145
For Better Design184
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail189
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book194
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell201
New Products and Practices223
Aviation Maintenance
Five Shop-Method Improvements
by Navy Mechanics
149
Trouble Shooting "The Elimination Way"E F Lindsley151
Mobile Devices Speed Prop Repairs154
Aviation's Maintenance Notebook155
Air Transport
Air Position Indicator Checks Course ConstantlyEdward E Thorp149
How Engineering Can Simplify Cruise ControlJames B Rea161
Finance
"Level Off" Looms for Airline ProfitsRaymond L Hoadley166
Civil Operations
Barn Becomes HangarJohn Abinso168
Profits Ride In On Those BusesWilliam H Rodda171
And Now-Waterproofed Dirt Runways172
Aviation’s Lubrication Charts179
Flying Equipment
Postwar Feederliner Projected by Hughes173
Johnson Company Tests New Rocket 185174
Douglas A-26 Proves "Hottest" Attack Bomber175
Four New Models Announced by Skylark176
Military
AAF Battlefront Engineers Fight to BuildJohn L Kent198
Side Slips221
The Aviation News
…National Aviation203
…War Communique No 39204
…Washington Windsock207
…Aviation Manufacturing208
…Transport Aviation211
…Aviation Abroad215
…Financial Notes217
…Aviation People219

May

Briefing for May5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Editorial: So You’re Going to Have an Airport105
Veteran Re-Employment Pattern
Set by United Air Lines
R F Ahrens106
Operating Considerations for Feeder AirlinesJames G Ray108
Where Do Those Gas Tax Dollars Go?John R West112
Marketing
Lets Be Honest With Our CustomersCarl Friedlander114
Finance
Industry’s Financial Position
Shows Fundamental Gains
Raymond L Hoadley116
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the Zeke 32 (Hamp)John Foster, Jr, and
Chester S Ricker
All-Laminate Construction Bids for Aircraft UsesLeonard S Meyer
and John S Case
Centralized Vs Decentralized
Aircraft Research Organizations
K R Jackman145
Protection of Magnesium Alloys
by New Anodizing Process
N H Simpson
and P R Cutter
150
Is Airplane Stability Such a Mystery? IIGeorge H Tweney154
A Photo Visit in Soviet Warplane Plants156
Plant-Practice Highlights158
For Better Design
Double-Slotted Flaps on A-26
Give High-Efficiency Performance
C R Pettit160
Perspective Illustrations Expedite
Development and Production, II
162
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail193
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book199
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell202
New Products and Practices225
Flying Equipment
Convair Produces RY-3 Military Transport169
Aviation Maintenance
Modern Engine Overhaul Demands
Basic Business Methods
E F Lindsley171
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook176
Civil Operations
Sales Are Made by Showing the GoodsCapt John Abiuso178
Practical Tooling for the Service Base180
Small Town Airports Must Fit a BudgetEdward E Thorp182
Air Transport
Handy Calculator Simplifies Cruise ControlThomas H McConnell184
Avigation Via Air AnalysisLt M D Lowenstein187
Book Reviews202
Side Slips205
The Aviation News
…National Aviation207
…War Communique No 40208
…Washington Windsock211
…Aviation Manufacturing212
…Transport Aviation215
…Aviation Abroad219
…Financial Notes220
…Aviation People223

June

Briefing for June5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Russia and America, Allies — Or ElseJames H McGraw, Jr103
Editorial: Four Immediate Steps to Permanent Peace105
Carrier Aircraft Maintenance is Really ToughBlaine Stubblefield106
Australian Boom Hinges on Private EnterpriseH Bowden Fletcher109
How to Estimate Costs in Feeder Airline OperationsJames G Ray110
Aviation Marketing
Novel Presentation Promotes Flight Courses114
Finance
Forecast New Type Loans for Transport ExpansionRaymond L Headley116
Aviation Research - Design - Production
Designing Tomorrow’s Personal Plane, IRalph H Upson119
Design Details
of Aeronautical Products, Inc, Helicopter
Chester S Ricker122
See Prime Role for Gas Turbines
in Aircraft of Tomorrow
Chas D Flagle and
Frank W Godsey, Jr
131
These Connection Techniques Solve
Aluminum Cable Problems
Julian Rogof134
Induction Heating Speeds Helldiver ProductionE K Fry138
Trimming Research to the Postwar PocketbookK R Jackman141
Deviation Stickers Quicken Template Changes147
Plant-Practice Highlights149
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book181
For Better Design187
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail193
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell202
New Products and Practices227
Aviation Maintenance
Ingenuity of Servicemen
Sparks Air Power Maintenance
153
Successful Overhaul Business
Demands Shop Organization
B F Lindsley157
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook160
Flying Equipment
Single-Place Skyhopper Offered
by New KC Company
163
Blackburn Designs 155-Ton Postwar Airliner164
Civil Operations
Whys and Hows of Good Airport Turfing167
Prefabs Show Real Promise for Postwar HangarageEdward E Thorp170
Air Transport
These Traffic Estimates Will Serve
Operators and Producers
William Friedman 174
Distant Reading Compass
Takes Lag Out of Headings
M J Wainwright176
Military Superfort Mockup is Ditching Classroom178
Side Slips199
Book Reviews202
The Aviation News
…National Aviation205
…War Communique No 41209
…Washington Windsock211
…Aviation Manufacturing213
…Transport Aviation217
…Aviation Abroad220
…Financial Notes223
…Aviation People225

July

Briefing for July5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Editorial: Cutbacks Must Be Handled With Care105
Aviation’s Place in CivilizationT P Wright106
Let’s Have Feederlines NowJames G Ray109
Finance
Aircraft Investors Seen Facing Lower DividendsRaymond L Hoadley112
Marketing
Utility Is the Range-Finder
in Civil Plane Market Forecasts
Neil B Berboth113
Mass Plane Market Starts With SurplusJohn Foster, Jr118
Aviation Research - Design - Production
Design Analysis of Consolidated B-24 LiberatorJ H Famme121
Designing Tomorrow’s Personal Plane, IIRalph H Upson145
How We Engineered the Lockheed Shooting StarC L Johnson149
Aeronautical Supremacy Demands
Jet and Rocket Research, I
Roy Healy152
New Wind Tunnel Reaches Sonic-Speed RangeClark B Millikan155
Ranging the Budget in the Postwar LaboratoryK R Jackman158
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail191
For Better Design197
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book202
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell229
New Products and Practices233
Flying Equipment
Aero Commander Is New Light Transport163
Avro Grooms Lincoln Super-Heavy Bomber164
DH Pushes Construction on New Dove Feederliner169
Grumman’s Tigercat Fighter is New Jap Headache170
Military
New Jap Warplanes —
George, Peggy, Frank, Judy 33
171
Civil Operations
Cherchez la AirportJohn Abiuso173
Aviation Maintenance
Inspection and Servicing of Aeromatic Propeller, 1177
How to "Size" the Overhaul ShopE F Lindsley180
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook182
Air Transport
How Mexico ls Girding for Tomorrow’s Air TransportA A Hartsinck183
High Speed Fuel Pump Cuts Service Time188
Book Reviews229
Side Slips231
The Aviation News
…National Aviation207
…War Communique211
…Washington Windsock213
…Aviation Manufacturing215
…Transport Aviation219
…Aviation Abroad223
…Financial Notes225
…Aviation People227

August

Briefing for August5
Down the Years in Aviation's Log5
Editorial: For Practical Glory
Try Tail Wheels and Folding Wings
105
Nature Deals a Trump to Marine Airport DesignersCapt C H Schildhauer106
It’s No Child’s Play,
Arming and Fueling Carrier Planes
Blaine Stubblefield111
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the Fairchild C-82 Packet, IIrving Stone115
Designing Tomorrow’s Personal Plane, IIIRalph H Upson140
Analysis of Magnesium Applications
in German Aircraft and Equipment
F A Rappleyea144
Aeronautical Supremacy Demands
Jet and Rocket Research, II
Roy Healy149
Plant-Practice Highlights152
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book183
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail187
For Better Design 193
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell198
New Products and Practices223
Aviation Maintenance
Overhaul the Oil Instead of the Engine155
Inspection and Servicing of Aeromatic Propeller, II158
Planning the Postwar Overhaul ShopE F Lindsley160
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook162
Civil Operations
Otto Aviation Previews NJ Base165
Dust Crops and Reap Profits166
Marketing
Make It Easy On the Prospect168
Air Transport
Is CAB Regulation of Airline Securities Necessary?John H Frederick170
"Elastic Traffic" Plan Advocated
for Building Feederline Business
John W. Moore171
Coordinated Controls Relieve Pilot Fatigue172
Military
Improvements Evident in New Jap Seaplanes174
Flying Equipment
Spartan Building 4-5 Planes for Business Flying175
Tudor and New Aerovan
Groomed for British Airlines
177
Finance Wall Street Eyes the Lightplane MakersRaymond L Hoadley179
Side Slips180
Book Reviews198
The Aviation News
…National Aviation201
…War Communique No 43203
…Washington Windsock207
…Aviation Manufacturing209
…Transport Aviation 213
…Aviation Abroad 216
…Financial Notes219
…Aviation People221

September

Briefing for September5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
The Atom, New Source of Energy103
Editorial: Split Elements — And Human Elements105
… The Atomic Frame of Reference — Or ElseHerb Powell106
War-developed Radar Promises
Swift Peacetime Progress
H C Lawrence108
Parapacks Kept 'Em PunchingT/S David Stick112
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the Fairchild C-82 Packet, IIIrving Stone115
Designing Tomorrow’s Personal Plane, IVRalph H Upson128
Self-Contained Subassemblies
Feature B-29 Four-Gun Turrets, I
P E Humphrey133
For Precision With Profits, Key Those CostsL H Sarreals138
Toward Better Combination ControlsJ W Kelly142
Production-Wise Technique Multiplies Template ReproC F Reupsch
and R E Green
Plant-Practice Highlights149
For Better Design: Putting Taxi Stability
Into Conventional Tail Gear
M C Scherberg150
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail189
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book195
Review of Patents A Harry Crowell197
New Products and Practices223
Aviation Maintenance
De-Icer Pumps Demand Expert Care155
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook165
Military
Nipponese Navy’s Debut-at-Finale Bombers167
Flying Equipment
Consolidated Vultee B-32 In Last-Round Action168
That Zipping Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star170
Convair Coming Out With Twin-Engine Airliner171
C W Industries 'Copter Is Two-Place Roadable172
Four-Place Air-Car Is New Roadable Project174
Jarvis Firm Introducing VJ-21 Two-Placer175
Aviation Marketing
Parts Producers Clarify Distributor-Dealer DiscountsJohn Foster, Jr178
Civil Operations
Village Floatplane Base Pays Off180
Tagging the Bases183
Air Transport
How Jet Propulsion Simplifies Cruise ControlJames B Rea184
Book Reviews197
Side Slips198
The Aviation News
…National Aviation201
…Final War Communique205
…Washington Windsock205
…Aviation Manufacturing209
…Transport Aviation213
…Aviation Abroad216
…Financial Notes219
…Aviation People221

October

Briefing for October5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Editorial: For Glamor, Easy Cash, and
Sky-Gadding, Stay Out of This Business
105
Don’t Sell This Industry ShortRaymond L Hoadley106
Two New Douglas Transports
Spark Air-Carrier Race
108
Aviation Marketing
Keep Those Students Coming Back for MoreWilliam D Strohmeier111
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the Messerschmitt Me-262, IJohn Foster, Jr115
US Autojet Tops Nazi V-1 Engine136
Landing Analysis for
Flying Boats and Seaplanes, I
Ernest G Stout137
Designing Tomorrow's Personal Plane, VRalph H Upson142
Design Your Product for Efficient ServicingDwight A Wrigley148
Self-Contained Subassemblies
Feature B-29 Four-Gun Turret, II
R E Humphrey152
Floating Piston Equalizer
Coordinates Hydraulic Cylinders
Alvin A Meddock154
Plant Practice Highlights155
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail157
For Better Design193
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book199
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell201
New Products and Practices227
Aviation Maintenance
Correct Servicing Determines De-Icer Efficiency, 1157
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook161
Civil Operations
He Gave Wings to the Steel BusinessEdward E Thorp164
CSA’s Recipe for Flight School Success166
Tagging the Bases169
Military
Nazi Jet-Bats Which Never Took WingErwin I Bulban172
Flying Equipment
Republic Rainbow — New Global Transport Bid174
Mammoth Hughes H-4 Nears Takeoff Line175
Radical Hull Design Tried Out In Blackburn B-20176
Air Transport
Beating the Fire HazardDixon Speas and
Marvin Whitlock
181
The Case Against Regulatory IntegrationJohn H Frederick185
Recent Books201
Side Slips203
The Aviation News
…National Aviation205
…Coming Up205
…Washington Windsock209
…Aviation Manufacturing211
…Aviation Abroad214
…Transport Aviation217
…Financial Notes223
…Aviation People225

November

Briefing for November5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Editorial: They Must Remember Hiroshima105
Know Your Operating CostsNeil M Berboth106
Aviation Marketing
Sell Airplanes Over the Counter110
Aviation Finance
With Ready Money Mounting,
It’s "Cash and Carry On"
Raymond L Hoadley112
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Design Analysis of the Messerschmitt Me-262, IIJohn Foster, Jr115
Analyzing the Aspects of Future Flight, I C E Pappas and
M G Harrison
131
Layout Reproduction the Loftec Way135
Designing Tomorrow’s Personal Airplane, VIRalph H Upson136
Landing Analysis for Flying Boats and Seaplanes, IIEmest G Stout140
Stretch Forming Plus Impact
Banishes Juggling Problems
Douglas Hodges147
New Type Flaps Lower C-74 Landing Speed…150
These Special Fixtures Speed Engine Mount OutputHarry Merle152
For Better Design: Torsion-Element Spring Tab
Combines High-and-Low Load Efficiency
154
Plant Practice Highlights157
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail195
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book203
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell204
New Products and Practices229
Aviation Maintenance
This Double-Duty Scoresby Saves Time and Space159
Correct Servicing Determines De-Icer Efficiency, II162
Aviation’s Maintenance Notebook165
Flying Equipment
Jet and Conventional Engines Combined
in Ryan FR-1 Fireball
171
Martin 202 and 208 Planned as New Short Haulers172
AA Choosing Feederliner With Aid of Employee Poll173
DH Vampire and Hornet
Which Were Set to Jab Japs
174
Ensign Two-Placer Features Bubble Canopy175
Boeing Stratocruiser Aimed at Low-Cost Operation176
Military
Nazis Brinked the Fantastic in Drive
to Re-Command Air
180
Civil Operations
How Slanting for Satisfaction
Boosted Airport Business
Edward E Thorp184
Tagging the Bases186
Air Transport
Airport Planning Must Gather ImpetusErwin I Bulban189
Globe Calculator Is Quick on Avigation Data193
Recent Books204
Side Slips227
The Aviation News
…National Aviation207
…Coming Up207
…Washington Windsock211
…Aviation Manufacturing213
…Transport Aviation217
…Aviation Abroad221
…Financial Notes222
…Aviation People225

December

9th Annual Maintenance Issue
Briefing for December5
Down the Years in Aviation’s Log5
Editorial: Reconversion to Re-Complacency?105
Here Is the Allied Bombing Record106
SPECIAL MAINTENANCE SECTION
Aviation’s Maintenance Awards for 1945
… To Eastern Air Lines110
… To Delta Air Lines111
Special Maintenance Feature Articles112-136
Re-Training Is the Answer as
Maintenance "Goes Diverse"
Albert G Thomas
and Allan Merkin
112
Maintenance Principles for
Gas Turbine Jet Engines
John Foster, Jr115
Make Those Minor Details Pay Off
in Speed and Range
Maj Thomas H. Bonser119
Check the Plane and You Check the CostsHarvey A Senior122
ATSC Maintenance Never Halts
Despite Its Reconversion
125
Maintenance System Mainsprings
Pickup Line's Efficiency
Edward E Thorp128
Take Care at Those Airplane "Eyes"James J Rodgers
and Norman Harlan
131
Whipping Corrosion Before It StartsPaul Battilana134
Aviation's Maintenance Notebook137-151
Machine Measures Piston Ring End Gaps137
Still Reclaims 8% of Cleaning Fluid138
Vacuum Cabinet Cleans Cabin Rugs138
Raised Oil Pan Keeps Floor Clean139
Servo Exerciser Handles Six Units139
Nose Dock Enhances Crew Efficiency140
Wood Shipping Block Protects Plugs140
Snap Ring Cuts Tie-Down Time141
Light Under Bench Facilitates Inspection141
Detachable Platform Improves Engine Stand141
Accessibility is Feature of Engine Stand142
Wing Tip Jig Insures Speedy Alignment143
Sloping Shelves Improve Visibility144
Floating Fastener Prevents Plate Buckling144
Altimeters Tested in Compact Bench Unit145
Wire Remover Promotes Hand Safety145
Pump Tests Cowl Flaps When Assembled146
Oil Temperatures Controlled by Thermostat146
Harness Overhaul Speeded by 3-Way Stand147
Stitch Marker Saves Many Hours147
Aileron Stand Handles Adjustment148
Rigid Cylinder Stand for Valve Grinding148
Compass Stand Eliminates Field Check148
Water Curtain Purifies Air, Prevents Fires149
Auxiliary Seal Prevents Blower Oil Leakage149
Battery Cart May be Towed or Pushed150
Counter Measures Rolled Materials150
"Safety First" Radiator Rack151
Brake Lining Unit Has Micrometer151
Aviation Research - Engineering - Production
Construction and Operation of
New Injection Carburetor
153
Analyzing the Aspects of Future Flight, IIC E Pappas and
M G Harrison
158
Landing Analyses for Flying Boats and Seaplanes, IIIE G Stout163
Standards Engineer Still Faces High HurdlesB C Boulton167
Beech Marketing C-P Props
for Low Horsepower Ranges
175
For Better Design197
Aviation’s Sketchbook of Design Detail203
Aviation’s Engineering Data Book209
Review of PatentsA Harry Crowell213
New Products and Practices235
Aviation Marketing
Open Home Sales School for Dealers-DistributorsK H Holmgren176
Civil Operations
Floatplane Bases Cut Expenses and TimeDonald D Cooke178
Tagging the Bases183
Flying Equipment
New Voyager 150 Four-Placer Delivered by Stinson184
Here’s Bumblebee Powered-Soarer185
Culver Testing Speedy New Model V186
Globe Mass Producing Metal Side-By-Side Swift187
Military
Firebrand and Lincoln "Up" RAF Might188
Air Transport
Consairway War Experience Sharpens
Convair Peace Designs
James B Rea 191
Finance
Airlines Earnings Peak Six Months Off?Raymond L Hoadley195
Side Slips211
Recent Books213
The Aviation News
…National Aviation215
…Coming Up215
…Washington Windsock219
…Aviation Manufacturing221
…Transport Aviation224
…Aviation Abroad229
…Financial Notes231
…Aviation People233