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U.S. AIR SERVICES

Devoted to the Development of Aeronautics - Civil and Military - in the United States, Birthplace of the Flying Machine, and Throughout the World

Copyright, 1931, by Air Service Publishing Co., Inc.

VOLUME XVI          NOVEMBER, 1931      Number 1


Contents
REAR ADMIRAL WILLIAM A. MOFFETT-Photograph on Cover
PLANTING AERONAUTICAL ACORNS WITH TRADITIONAL RESULTS -  An Editorial

DOOLITTLE AGAIN!-An Editorial
POWER AND SPEED-THE INFLUENCE OF THE SCHNEIDER CONTESTS (Illustrated)

EDISON ON THE FLYING MACHINE
MRS. HOOVER CHRISTENS THE "AMERICAN CLIPPER" (Illustrated)
RAMBLING REMINISCENCE AND RIGHT UP TO DATE             EARL STEINHAUER
HERNDON AND PANGBORN DID IT
NAVY ACCEPTS U.S.S. AKRON AND APPROVES CONTRACT FOR SISTER SHIP-Page Photograph
COMMENT AND REVIEW . . . . . . . . . NEO-AEROBIA
SKY GIRL-Verse . . . . . . . . . . CLIFFORD GESSLER
"PRINCIPLES OF FLIGHT" by E. A. Stalker . . . . . . . Bradley Jones
Icarus-Verse . . . . . . . . . . Lefa Morse Eddy
A PILOT THAT NEVER TRIES AND ITS MAKER, ELMER A. SPERRY (ILLUSTRATED)
WHAT IS THIS THING CALLED GLIDING (ILLUSTRATED) . HATTIE MEYERS BARNABY
TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHTS, 1931 . . . . . J. ARTHUR NEWCOMB
THE ORDNANCE SHOW--AIR CORPS ASSISTING . . ROLAND BIRNN
BOEING ALL-METAL, LOW-WING BOMBER-PAGE PHOTOGRAPH
SAFETY AT AIRPORTS . . . . . . . R. B. BARNITZ
LIFE INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THOSE WHO FLY
MOYLE AND ALLEN "WELCOMED" HOME
BREAKING THE ENDURANCE RECORD FOR GLIDERS (ILLUSTRATED), 
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