American Machinist

Plane truth. (50 years ago in American Machinist).

AEROSPACE NEWS IN THE MAY 25, 1953, ISSUE OF AM discussed Lockheed Aircraft's new Development Planning department that was set up to predict aviation trends for the 10 to 25-year future.

Engineers and scientists in the group were called upon to answer these questions, among others: "What future guided missiles can be built within any given state of the art? …

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