Pierre Sparaco's mention of “Clip-Air” modular aircraft (AW&ST June 24, p. 20) was interesting, but the idea is not all that new. In 1967-68 McDonnell Douglas's Advanced Cargo Systems, headed by Lloyd Aschenbeck and supported by Bill Gross's engineering group, developed a series of modular cargo...
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