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Business Standard India
Reviving a Dakota for the Indian Air Forcefabricate it from the original drawings. If they don't have the drawing on them
Reviving a Dakota for the Indian Air Force
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
fabricate it from the original drawings. If they don't have the drawing on them, some other hobbyist or the company (Douglas Aircraft is now part of Boeing) might, just like they might have the spare parts. That is how Woodeson and his team... Read more
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Business Standard India
Flight of fancyfabricate it from the original drawings. If they don't have the drawing on them
Flight of fancy
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
fabricate it from the original drawings. If they don't have the drawing on them, some other hobbyist or the company (Douglas Aircraft is now part of Boeing) might, just like they might have the spare parts. That is how Woodeson and his team... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Bill Rayburn, a man of many talents and interestswhen Bill served as a gunner on a Navy Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber. "The
Bill Rayburn, a man of many talents and interests
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 days ago
when Bill served as a gunner on a Navy Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber. "The Douglas SBD Dauntless was manufactured by Douglas Aircraft from 1940 through 1944. It possessed long range, good handling characteristics, maneuverability, potent bomb... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Boeing’s oldest flyable twin-engine airliner makes last flightmiles an hour. The 247 was more comfortable and its aerodynamic design was sle
Boeing’s oldest flyable twin-engine airliner makes last flight
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
miles an hour. The 247 was more comfortable and its aerodynamic design was sleeker, more modern, even revolutionary. The Douglas Aircraft Corporation soon followed Boeing’s 247 with the DC-2, and it wasn’t long before the 247 was... Read more
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Everett Herald
Boeing innovations: Sometimes lucrative, sometimes a bustany plane to the competition before United had its 60. So the competition went
Boeing innovations: Sometimes lucrative, sometimes a bust
Everett Herald / Posted 6 days ago
any plane to the competition before United had its 60. So the competition went to other airplane makers. In California, Douglas Aircraft learned from the 247's shortcomings and developed the DC-2. When it first flew in 1934, the 247 was suddenly... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
CommutAir strengthens Technical Operations team to accommodate Embraer jet growthCoast, Gulfstream Aerospace, and the Norfolk Naval Air Station. His experience
CommutAir strengthens Technical Operations team to accommodate Embraer jet growth
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
Coast, Gulfstream Aerospace, and the Norfolk Naval Air Station. His experience included Airbus, Boeing and McDonnell Douglas aircraft, most Bombardier and Embraer jets, as well as BAE Jetstream, Gulfstream, Grumman, Saab, and Beech... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lester: 1,500 Arlington backstretch workers could be displacedChicago to Wheaton. But Jack Ristow of Arlington Heights says he still knew she
Lester: 1,500 Arlington backstretch workers could be displaced
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Chicago to Wheaton. But Jack Ristow of Arlington Heights says he still knew she was the girl who worked alongside him at Douglas Aircraft and was featured in our recent piece about women who worked as "Rosie the Riveters" in World War II. "I was... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban 'Rosie the Riveters' loved the jobs they quietly gave upof myself. I loved doing my part for the boys who served for us." When the war
Suburban 'Rosie the Riveters' loved the jobs they quietly gave up
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
of myself. I loved doing my part for the boys who served for us." When the war ended, Reise said, the female workers of Douglas Aircraft filled the fields before heading home in a bittersweet moment, knowing they were now out of jobs but happy... Read more
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The Space Review
Project EmilyDecember marked the 60th anniversary of the birth of the Thor intermediate rang
Project Emily
The Space Review / Posted 18 days ago
December marked the 60th anniversary of the birth of the Thor intermediate range ballistic missile (IRBM): Douglas Aircraft Company received the direction to develop the WS-315A weapon system on December 28, 1955. When the ink on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Richard Denison made history, helped preserve itaeronautical engineering in two years. But after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harb
Richard Denison made history, helped preserve it
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
aeronautical engineering in two years. But after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, he left college and went to work for the Douglas Aircraft Co. before he was drafted. He entered the U.S. Army Air Forces and graduated as an aerial navigator. He... Read more

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