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Blind landings: low-visibility operations in American aviation, 1918-1958

2007 ChoiceReviews  
Transport Association (and therefore a management publication).  ...  This meant an expensive reconstruction job each spring, until the airport replaced turf runways with hard surfacing. 21 Airport managers chose a combination of drainage and runways to reduce the construction  ...  ] [8] 55 ; interest groups related to, 180; links between commercial and military, 182; notion of progress in, 6-8; religious symbolism and, [6] [7] 137, 139, 143, 145, [151] [152] [153] 160 aviation  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.44-5075 fatcat:pqrlijqsuvdwbnwkuqju5ht6p4

Realizing the dream of flight: biographical essays in honor of the centennial of flight, 1903-2003

2006 ChoiceReviews  
ARRIVAL OF THE JET AGE At the end of the war in Europe in May 1945, Lindbergh joined the Naval Technical Mission to Europe as a representative of United Aircraft.  ...  He spent a month inspecting German wartime developments in aeronautics and rocketry.  ...  Moreover, in the service of the Air Transport Command (ATC), the C-47 equipped a global network for cargo and passengers.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.43-5864 fatcat:o35u4ipbzjcp5ffduftffrd22a

INGEGNERIA GEOMATICA E DEI TRASPORTI

Ciclo Xxiv
unpublished
In many cases, as Gillen (2010) notes, this has resulted in vertical integration with regard to the market for air transport, with the airlines effectively engaged in joint ventures with the airport  ...  publicly owned and operated. However, the airport operator effectively contracts out the majority of operations and undertakes few functions itself.  ...  role in airport management and as a result, the resources and staff numbers employed in these areas were expanded.  ... 
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Integration of Inuit Land Safety Knowledge into Inuit Nunangat Search and Rescue: A Scoping Review [article]

David Kevin Simms, University, My
2021
Yet, the effectiveness of Inuit Nunangat SAR faces serious challenges: a vast geography with SAR resources located in the South; limited training and supplies for Inuit; lack of integration of Inuit Knowledge  ...  Given the increasing demand for SAR services in Inuit Nunangat, using a scoping review methodology, this research identified, analyzed, and reported on the nature, range, and extent of literature on Inuit  ...  It means knowing what to do, how to do it, and being equipped with the right tools and information to act effectively . airport infrastructure where runways are too short for CC-130 or C17 to land and  ... 
doi:10.25316/ir-16205 fatcat:goex5yryazepbggowtfcxpzqym

Integration of Inuit land safety knowledge into Inuit Nunangat search and rescue : a scoping review [article]

David Kevin Simms, University, My
2021
Yet, the effectiveness of Inuit Nunangat SAR faces serious challenges: a vast geography with SAR resources located in the South; limited training and supplies for Inuit; lack of integration of Inuit Knowledge  ...  Given the increasing demand for SAR services in Inuit Nunangat, using a scoping review methodology, this research identified, analyzed, and reported on the nature, range, and extent of literature on Inuit  ...  It means knowing what to do, how to do it, and being equipped with the right tools and information to act effectively . airport infrastructure where runways are too short for CC-130 or C17 to land and  ... 
doi:10.25316/ir-16210 fatcat:prwu4xhzdbbxbon5s7jprb6pf4

Detroit and the "Good War": the World War II letters of Mayor Edward Jeffries and friends

1997 ChoiceReviews  
We got ashore a couple of times for some Luzon local color and American beer, but the country around there was a little too primitive for any good liberty.  ...  Besides, the Philippines are in the midst of a vicious inflation, and beer at $1 Yankee a bottle made drinking the private vice of the rich.  ...  They call them Airdrome Squadrons and they have a sufficiently large complement of officers and men to set up in the field a complete airdrome with hangars, runways and shops for general repairs.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.34-6478 fatcat:gjfzdptwmjfztg2o5k53gpqrqy

Intervention in the Caribbean: the Dominican crisis of 1965

1990 ChoiceReviews  
As we walked toward the division's command post, set up temporarily in Hangar 2 of the air base, Smith told me that our arrival was pretty much a surprise-the 82d had only just received a message that  ...  troops escorted them and their families, using helicopter transportation, to the Punta Caucedo International Airport not far from San Isidro.  ...  AID ASA AUSA C-l C-2 appointed ambassador to Dom inican Republic in-1964, 18 ; away from Dominican Republic at start of 1965 revolution, 19j  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.27-5374 fatcat:3p2cmpmx5rforgokt2kdirygcq

National and International Security in Contemporary Changing Reality SECURITY SCIENCIES FACULTY EDITORIAL SERIES SCIENTIFIC BOARD "SECURITY AND DEFENCE" 2 National and International Security in Contemporary Changing Reality Part 2 ed by Mieczysław Bieniek, Sławomir Mazur 2012-SECURITY AND DEFENCE

Andrzej Modrzewski, Andrzej Modrzewski, Klemens Budzowski, Maria Kapiszewska, Zbigniew Maciąg, Jacek Majchrowski, Mieczysław Bieniek, Henryk Ćwięk, Poland, Edward Gruszka, Vladimir Janeček, Slovakia (+15 others)
unpublished
military con ngent (PKW) to adapt to ensuing situa ons and accomplish tasks which are required for dealing with natural disasters.  ...  A large complex of produc on halls, workshops, hangars, and training and residen al buildings was built within the vicinity of two runways, nota bene modernized by the Reichswehr.  ... 
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The Rise of the United States' Airfield Empire in Latin America, North Africa, the Middle East, and Southern Asia (1927-1945). How America's Political Leaders Achieved Mastery over the Global Commons and Created the "American Century"

Jonathan Ruano De La Haza, Université D'Ottawa / University Of Ottawa, Université D'Ottawa / University Of Ottawa
2012
In addition, the expansion of U.S. commercial and military air routes was seen as instrumental to the realization of this project.  ...  This dissertation makes the argument that the Franklin Roosevelt administration (1933-1945) embarked upon a global hegemonic project to transform the United States into a world empire and bring about the  ...  February 12, 1925 , the Manager of the Transportation and Communication Department A.B.  ... 
doi:10.20381/ruor-6239 fatcat:eyc2ah7tzjfv3mnnpxdrs3gg4y

MZ NDU AVIATION TECHNICAL INSTITUTE BULLETINS IN AERONAUTICAL SCIENCES PROCEEDINGS OF THE 1 ST INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON "FUTURE AVIATION TECHNOLOGIES" FAT 2002 Program of the 1 st International Symposium on Future Aviation Technologies 7

Szabolcsi Róbert, Békési Bertold, Jan-Zalewski Godzimirski, Piotr
2002 Bulletins in Aeronautical Sciences XIV   unpublished
A szerkesztőség címe: 5008, Szolnok, Kilián út 1.  ...  -Applicable parts of e g FAR/JAR 23 could be used as certification basis In Sweden a dialogue has started between the civil and military regulatory agencies, and with the industry, while waiting for international  ...  Certain key probability figures have to be defined: probability for an "uncontrolled" crash we think should be in the order of 1*10 -5 per Fh which is similar to the total rate for manned military a/c  ... 
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Long Night of the Tankers: Hitler's War Against Caribbean Oil [article]

David J. Bercuson, Holger H. Herwig, University Of Calgary, University Of Calgary
2014
A small flotilla of lighters with lanterns lit was transporting cargo from ship to shore.  ...  Barracks and mess halls, hangars and runways, taxiways and control towers sprang up as local labor was hired and construction workers poured in from the United States.  ...  He invited five U-boat captains and two Hamburg-Amerika Line captains to his command post in the Villa Kerillon at Kernével.  ... 
doi:10.11575/prism/34598 fatcat:nd4s2gvo3bbvzji3breubfivou

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George B~ker, ' Col, Christie Dan, Kingman, Col Cosby, Lt Gouverneur, Wright, Maj William, C Lemen, Col Alvin, G Viney, Col Juliam (+24 others)
unpublished
This airport had formerly been Tampa's municipal airport, with one hangar and a sod field.  ...  Jacksonville, as a seaport, was a poor competitor for Fernandina and Savannah, even though it drew upon the tremendous resources of the St. Johns valley.  ...  APPENDIX A EARLY ENGINEERS WHO PLAYED A SIGNIFICANT ENGINEERING ROLE IN FLORIDA  ... 
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Draft Environmental Impact Statement: Modernization and Expansion of Logistic Support Systems, Naval Weapons Station, Earle, Colts Neck, New Jersey

No Name Supplied
1979
It also provides for the establishment of two additional Vessel Support Systems (VSS) at NWS Earle.  ...  This impact statement deals with the proposed action which would provide for the homeport relocation of two Auxiliary Oil and Explosives Ships (AOEs) from Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia to Naval Weapons  ...  Enhancement of wildlife resources has been actively encouraged through a fish and wildlife management program.  ... 
doi:10.7282/t3t72h0x fatcat:25p5hztg6jfj5i2fyiizgavniq

Explorers of a Different Kind: A History of Antarctic Tourism 1966-2016 [article]

Diane Erceg, University, The Australian National, University, The Australian National
2017
Annual tourist visits to Antarctica grew from a few hundred to tens of thousands; modes of transport to the continent diversified to include yachts, cruise ships, icebreakers and aircraft; and the activities  ...  And the safety, environmental integrity and self-sufficiency of the industry were challenged in the wake of a series of environmental emergencies.  ...  a runway for large wheeled aircraft.  ... 
doi:10.25911/5d70f1cba8e94 fatcat:6zoom4doqzhz7i32g7j3aahzoq

Strategic scenography

Greer Crawley
2011 unpublished
This research forms the context for an exploration of the extension and translation of similar scenographic strategies in contemporary visual art practice.  ...  This is a multi-disciplinary perspective informed by a wide range of literature concerning perception, the aerial view, camouflage and the terrain model.  ...  Thea Brejzek and Prof.  ... 
doi:10.25365/thesis.13644 fatcat:bthscekutrezbjewfsimgdzwyy
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