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Daily Herald
Reflecting back on 80 years, Walter E. Smithe Jr. toward the futuremuch further -- to 1945. That is when his father, Walter E. Smithe Sr., met Bil
Reflecting back on 80 years, Walter E. Smithe Jr. toward the future
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
much further -- to 1945. That is when his father, Walter E. Smithe Sr., met Bill Shanahan while the two were working at the Douglas Aircraft plant at O'Hare Field. The two knew that with World War II ending, GIs would be coming home, starting... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
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
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 17 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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Island Packet
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
Island Packet / Posted 17 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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The Columbian
Oregon family’s Navy legacy stretches across generationsto work in a defense plant, but you had to be 21 in Ohio,” recalled Norris. “I
Oregon family’s Navy legacy stretches across generations
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
to work in a defense plant, but you had to be 21 in Ohio,” recalled Norris. “I moved to California and got a job working at Douglas Aircraft as a riveter, making airplane wings for bombers. I sent money home every month.” Norris wanted to do more,... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Departing from the Santa Monica Airport, Female Pilot Retraces Lindbergh's Airmail Routesvisit www.santamonicaairport.info. This commemorative flight of a Boeing Aircr
Departing from the Santa Monica Airport, Female Pilot Retraces Lindbergh's Airmail Routes
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
visit www.santamonicaairport.info. This commemorative flight of a Boeing Aircraft (successor to aviation legend Douglas Aircraft that helped build Santa Monica during a half century at Santa Monica Airport) is also a harbinger of the... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Departing from the Santa Monica Airport , Female Pilot Retraces Lindbergh's Airmail Routesvisit www.santamonicaairport.info. This commemorative flight of a Boeing Aircr
Departing from the Santa Monica Airport , Female Pilot Retraces Lindbergh's Airmail Routes
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
visit www.santamonicaairport.info. This commemorative flight of a Boeing Aircraft (successor to aviation legend Douglas Aircraft that helped build Santa Monica during a half century at Santa Monica Airport) is also a harbinger of the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The RAND Corporation: Supporting the “integration” of quackery with real medicine since 2008as it is from medical academia. The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit global pol
The RAND Corporation: Supporting the “integration” of quackery with real medicine since 2008
ScienceBlogs / Posted 20 days ago
as it is from medical academia. The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit global policy think tank originally formed by Douglas Aircraft Company to offer research and analysis to the United States Armed Forces. Since then, the RAND Corporation... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Aphorisms come with limitationson Mr. Augustine (b.1935). He is a businessman/scientist heavily involved in ae
Aphorisms come with limitations
Marshall Independent / Posted 21 days ago
on Mr. Augustine (b.1935). He is a businessman/scientist heavily involved in aeronautics; worked for or headed Douglas Aircraft, Martin Marietta and Lockheed Martin; appointed and served as Ass't. Sec'y of the Army (1970s); In the 1990s... Read more
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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 26 days 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 26 days 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 27 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 28 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 a month 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 1 months 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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