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April 1972 Our Navy Magazine : RPV - No More Missing Pilots

April 1972 Our Navy Magazine : RPV - No More Missing Pilots

The Cover
An original painting by Teledyne-Ryan artist Robert Watts shows RPVs in action.

OUR NAVY
THE NAVYMAN'S MAGAZINE FOUNDED 1897
Vol. 67, No. 4 April, 1972
Stanford F. Brent, Editor
Photographic Editor Jack Todd
Washington Correspondent Harold Helfer

Table of Contents

News Department

  • PENTAGON REPORT
  • ATLANTIC REPORT
  • PACIFIC REPORT
  • YARD REPORT
  • WASHINGTON BRIEFS
  • INLAND REPORT

Regular Features

  • Your Scinece IQ—There's Life Out There
    By L. MACK
  • MENSER
  • OUR NAVY'S Ship of the Month
    USS JOHN F. KENNEDY (CVA-67)
  • Covers & Cancels
    BY DESMOND D. JAGYI
  • EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW—RADM SAMUEL L. GRAVELY
    BY HAROLD HELFER
  • LIBERTY PORT — MIAMI
    BY ELLSWORTH BOYD
  • CROSSWORD PUZZLE
  • PASS THE WORD
  • LAFF LINES
  • BOOK REPORT
  • EDITORIAL
  • PICTURE OF THE MONTH

April Features

  • RPV — The Ultimate Pushbutton
    By R. P. KISSEL
  • The "Treaty" Heavy Cruisers
    BY RAY YOUNG
  • A Hot Time in the FAA
    BY GEORGE D. SCHULTZ
  • They Sent A Battleship to My Door
    BY PAUL W. TRIER
  • The Silent War
    BY WILBUR H. MORRISON
  • A Broom and Some Guts
    By D. D. HAMMES
  • Lifeboat Drill
    BY EDWARD WITHROW
  • The First Airplane to Hit The Deck
    BY R. DANIEL CLARK
  • Nuts and Bolts
    By JOC ED COPELAND AND RICHARD RAMSEY
  • How A Female Sailor Can Get Some Work Done
    BY CELESTE HEIN
  • A Big Bite of Beer
    By EDWIN R. VARLEY

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OUR NAVY is published monthly by Our Navy, Inc., Owen Watson, President; Paul Watson, Publisher and Advertising Manager; Outs OUR J. Lund, Circulation Manager; Office of Publication, Editorial, Advertising and Executive Office, 1 Hanson Place, Brooklyn,
N.Y. 11243, telephone: 212-783-4540. Second Class postage p aid at Brooklyn, N.Y., and at additional mailing offices. Single copies 50 cents. One year's subscription (12 issues) $4.95 ($6.95 foreign). Although every attempt will be made to avoid tosses, OUR NAVY is not responsible for unsolicited manuscripts. All material paid for at standard rates. All photographs are official Department of Defense or Our Navy photos unless otherwise credited. All opinions are those of the editors or contributors, and are not necessarily the official views f the Navy Department or the U.S. Government.

Entire contents copyrighted, 1972, by OUR NAVY, Inc.

APRIL, 1972

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