Safety in Air Navigation.
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Safety in Air Navigation. hearings before the United States House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Eightieth Congress, first session, on Feb. 4, 5, 11-14, 17-20, Mar. 31, Apr. 1-4, 1947.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Aeronautics -- Safety measures.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationv, 647-1485 p.
Number of Pages1485
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22302697M

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