North American Skyline 1940 08 (PDF)



Vol. 1 No. 4
Cover: Youth and a willingness to learn meet age and experience on the cover of Skyline’s National Defense Number. Speaking more vividly than words of the spirit behind the industry’s current expansion, the photo shows Julius Thasky instructing Gilbert Proud in the intricacies of aircraft toolmaking. Both are employed im North American’s Toolmaking Department. ……. Articles Inside: … Stromme Interview – Colonel Stromme Believes Industry Can Meet Demand ….. AT-6A Trainers – N.A.A. Starts Fabrication to Speed Defense Program ….. Air Corps Milestones – Time line of Milestones ….. At N.A.A. on July 31, 1940 ….. Expansion for Defense – Your Part in Expansion for National Defense By Robert McCulloch ….. Cover Note ….. Military and Naval Leaders – Tell of Nation’s Air Needs ….. North Americana ….. Through the Camera Doors ( Photos ) ….. The Place of Education – In Personnel Expansion By George W. Stone ….. Ted Chambers ( 1906 – 1940 ) ….. Editorial ….. Plant Safety By Earl A. Raftery ….. Skyline Reporter