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  CG Aviation History - Coming of Age
This document defined Coast Guard aviation’s primary role as search and rescue, specified the types of aircraft needed for that purpose, and indicated the number of each type that should be acquired during each of the next six years.
The Aviation planning process utilized the 1960 Re-Evaluation of the Requirements of Coast Guard Aviation and the Roles and Mission Study of 1961 as the initial basis of the expanded role of Coast Guard aviation over the decades to come.
The most promising scheme was a fluorescent blaze orange outlined in fl appearing on the nose of the plane, in a band around the fuselage behind the wings, and on the tail, on a basic field of solar heat reflecting white paint.
uscgaviationhistory.aoptero.org /history03.html   (19035 words)

  
 British Military Aviation in 1962
A flying and static display is held at RAF Upavon to mark the golden jubilee of military aviation.
The Founder's Medal of the Air League, given for outstanding contributions to British Aviation, is presented to the Central Flying School on the 50th anniversary of the latter's formation.
Subsequently, the Skybolt programme was officially terminated by the USAF on 31 December 1962.
www.rafmuseum.org.uk /milestones-of-flight/british_military/1962.html   (866 words)

  
 Naval Aviation - Fleet list 1962-
When the Royal Danish Airforce was formed as a separate branch in 1950, all aircrafts from the Naval Air Service and Army Air Coprs were transferred hereto.
Since 1962 the RDN has only been operating helicopters.
The fleet listings are made in chronological order.
www.navalhistory.dk /english/NavAir/FleetList_1962.htm   (214 words)

  
 A-6 Intruder - Free net encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
It was in service between 1962 and 1997, replaced by the F/A-18 Hornet.
The Intruder was developed in response to a U.S. Navy specification for an all-weather carrier-based attack aircraft to serve as a replacement for the piston-powered, WWII-era A-1 Skyraider.
It was redesignated A-6A in the fall of 1962, and entered squadron service in February 1963.
www.netipedia.com /index.php/A-6   (1736 words)

  
 Aviation-history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Aviation in Newfoundland and Labrador - A brief look at air and army base development and World War Two/Post War operations.
National Aviation Hall of Fame - Contains biographies and images of America's aviation pioneers inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame sinc e its beginning in 1962.
The Aerodrome - covers the history of aviation and aerial combat from the beginnings of powered flight to the dawn of the jet age.
www.aeroinfo.org.in /aviation/history.html   (366 words)

  
 SMP Aviation Services
SMP Aviation Services is an Aviation Consulting Business specializing in Air Taxi Commercial Operations.
The primary consultant has been in the aviation field since 1962 when he entered pilot training with the United States Air Force.
While in the USAF he was an Instructor Pilot in most of the equipment that he was qualified to fly.
www.smpaviationservices.com /index.html   (464 words)

  
 Civil Aviation 1920-1962, Archive Editions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
But it was the selection of the Arab coast route to India which reflected Britain's close relationship with the Gulf emirates and which shows, through the documents, the development of political and commercial influence in the region.
"There are strong parallels between the evolution of civil aviation in the Gulf states and the development of oil resources; the same process of reconnaissance and evaluation; similar stages of negotiation and compromise leading to concession agreements and treaties.
The emphasis throughout is on strategic and sovereignty issues; on reconnaissance and route planning; negotiations leading to agreements and regulations; relations with Arab rulers.
www.archiveeditions.co.uk /Leafcopy/477-9.htm   (582 words)

  
 Aviation Weather Handbook   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
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Aviation Weather Handbook by Terry T. Lankford, IS
www.bunchesofspecials.com /specials.php?841418   (307 words)

  
 Canadian Aviation Historical Society - Celebrating Canada's Flying Heritage
The Canadian Aviation Historical Society is the oldest and largest organization dedicated to the celebration and documentation of Canada's flying heritage.
Members receive the CAHS Journal, Canada's premier aviation history magazine, regular newsletters, and an invitation to participate in the local activities of 10 regional chapters.
The CAHS was founded in 1962 by Canadian Aviation enthusiasts from the Toronto area receiving a Federal Charter in 1963.
www.cahs.com   (503 words)

  
 National Park Service
Established in 1962, the National Aviation Hall of Fame was incorporated in 1964 as a national entity by an act of Congress.
The EAA was started in 1962, the National Aviation Hall of Fame was incorporated in 1964 as a group of individuals in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, who were interested in building their own airplanes.
Currently 33 national associations from as many countries are members who are dedicated to the advancement of the science and engineering of aviation or of aviation and space.
www.nps.gov /daav/cul_aviationheritagelinks.htm   (906 words)

  
 Megan McCarthy's Research page
Importanly, the site lists related websites, which aids in researching this branch of aviation more thoroughly, though the page that lists that related websites is not set up very well.
This page is a link to naval aviation safety- and describes the different hazards.
The Joint Strike Fighter, JSF, is the weapon of the 21st Century for the Army, the Air Force, and the Navy.
www.unc.edu /~mjmccart/research.html   (1082 words)

  
 History for University of Illinois -- Institute of Aviation: Aircraft Maintenance and Flight Training   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
On December 11, 1945, the Aeronautical Institute (renamed the Aviation Institute in 1949
Both programs were established as and continue to be two year terminal degree programs with the school issuing certification ratings to its graduates on behalf of the Federal Aviation Administration.
On April 18, 1962, an aviation electronics two year degree speciality was added to the Aircraft Maintenance program.
web.library.uiuc.edu /ahx/uaccard/adminhist/showsg.asp?rg=20&sg=2   (177 words)

  
 History of Marine Corps Aviation
While Pappy Boyington and his Black Sheep Squadron of World War Two are the most famous Marine Corps aviators, "Leatherneck" fliers have contributed to the operations of the Corps, from WWI to the present.
Marine Aviation started on May 22, 1912, when First Lieutenant Alfred A. Cunningham, USMC, reported to the Naval Aviation Camp at Annapolis.
On 1 Apr 1936, the title of the senior aviator attached to Headquarters, U. Marine Corps, was changed from Officer in Charge, Aviation, to Director of Aviation.
www.acepilots.com /usmc/main.html   (835 words)

  
 Jack Serig's Vietnam Tours
Held staff assignments with 3rd Armored Division, Seventh Army Headquarters, 1st Infantry Division, 5th Mechanized Division, 1st Aviation Brigade, Fort Rucker Fixed-Wing Department, and U.S. Army School of the Americas.
Jack Serig, Service Platoon Cmdr., Nha Trang 1962, 18th Aviation Co. 'Otters'
Jan 1962 enroute to Nam on USNC Core, a "jeep' carrier.
www.angelfire.com /fl5/jackserig   (283 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
F 14: Commerce, Aviation, General, Seaboard Airlines, 1962.
F 16: Commerce, Aviation, General, Rouge Electronics, 1962.
F 17: Commerce, Aviation, General, Rouge Electronics, 1962.
www.ou.edu /special/albertctr/archives/MonroneyInventory/Monron014.htm   (248 words)

  
 yazdi.org--international aviation and government consulting
1996-Present* Aviation Management and Financial Services* (AMFS), Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA
2002 -present CorporateBank consultant for Aviation and the Environment
2003-Present Iraq Aviation Program and Consortium, building CAA, Airports and Airline
www.yazdi.org /bio.htm   (227 words)

  
 VPNAVY - VT-9 History Summary Page - VP Patrol Squadron
"...VT-9 Has Enviable Record - Page 6 - Naval Aviation News - November 1962..." WebSite: http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/1960s/1962/nov62.pdf [24AUG2004]
"...CNO Safety Awards And E Awards - Page 2 - Naval Aviation News - September 1962..." WebSite: http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/1960s/1962/sep62.pdf [23AUG2004]
"...LT H. Healy - Page 13 - Naval Aviation News - July 1962..." WebSite: http://www.history.navy.mil/nan/backissues/1960s/1962/jul62.pdf [23AUG2004]
www.vpnavy.com /vt9_1962.html   (62 words)

  
 eBay Store - model aviation magazines: Model Airplane News, Model Aviation, Sport Aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
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