Soaring Magazine Index for 1950 organized by author

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Department, Columns, or Sections of the magazine are indicated within parentheses '( )'.
Subject, and sub-subject, are indicated within square brackets '[ ]'.

B, C, D, F, G, H, I, J, K, M, N, O, P, R, S, T, Y, None


Barnaby, R.S.
Gliding and soaring have much to offer [Publicity], March-April, page 1
Accessories Design for comfort [Construction\Sailplanes], March-April, page 7
Bradley, V.N.; with H. Rutherford
A new record?, Rutherford, H [Powered Aircraft], May-June, page 17
Breitenbach, M. and M.
How to choose winch wire [Launching\Winch Towing], May-June, page 14
Briegleb, W.B.
(Letter) [Safety], September-October, page 5
Bunker, A.F.; with J.S. Malkus and K. McCasland
Observational studies of convection [Meteorology\Convection], May-June, page 13

C     (up to table of contents)

Campion, J.C.
Paul Tuntland (Obituaries) [Obituaries], September-October, page 4
Carsey, J.D.
A message from the new president [Soaring Society of America], July-August, page 1
Report of governors conference [Soaring Society of America], July-August, page 13
To increase interest [Publicity], November-December, page 1
Cronkhite, H.
The 17th national contest [Competitions\National], July-August, page 3
The 17th national contest - Statistics [Competitions\National], July-August, page 6

D     (up to table of contents)

Davies, H.M.
Paul Tuntland (Obituaries) [Obituaries], September-October, page 4
Dawydoff, A.
Jet propelled sailplane [Sailplanes\Cyclone], March-April, page 5

F     (up to table of contents)

Franklin, R.E.
Third annual mid-west contest. Franklin [Competitions\Local], July-August, page 8

G     (up to table of contents)

Georgii, Dr. W.
Wave soaring over the Plains (in German) [Meteorology\Wave; Literature], March-April, page 11

H     (up to table of contents)

Hakansson, O.
1949 Swedish national soaring championships [Sweden], March-April, page 8
Handwork, B.
The modified Horten IV of the AHQ BAFO club [Sailplanes\Horten IV], November-December, page 9

I     (up to table of contents)

Irvine, J.S.
My golden C distance flight [Awards\Flights; Flights\Award], September-October, page 2

J     (up to table of contents)

Johnson, D.C.
[Flights\Competions\Flights]July-August, page 2
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
[Flights\Competions\Flights]July-August, page 2
Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson); with A. Raspet
Aerodynamics of the sailplane Tiny Mite [Aerodynamics; Sailplanes\Tiny Mite], November-December, page 3

K     (up to table of contents)

Kissel, E.
Catching thermals [Techniques\Thermals], May-June, page 10
Krohne, W.J.
My golden C flight [Awards\Flights; Flights\Award], November-December, page 5
Kuettner, J.
Soaring in Updraft Streets, (in German) [Literature], March-April, page 11

M     (up to table of contents)

Malkus, J.S.; with A.F. Bunker and K. McCasland
Observational studies of convection [Meteorology\Convection], May-June, page 13
McCasland, K.; with J.S. Malkus and A.F. Bunker
Observational studies of convection [Meteorology\Convection], May-June, page 13
Merboth, W.J.
Paul Tuntland, Golden C No. nine [Obituaries], September-October, page 6
Minghelli, E.G.
Shafter soaring meet-show [Competitions\Local], May-June, page 8
Paul Tuntland (Obituaries) [Obituaries], September-October, page 3

N     (up to table of contents)

Nelson, T.
Development of the Nelson Hummingbird powered sailplane [Sailplanes\Hummingbird], May-June, page 3

O     (up to table of contents)

Obarr, F.C.
Soaring goes south [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine], January-February, page 1

P     (up to table of contents)

Perl, H.N.
The all-movable horizontal tail [Aerodynamics\Design], May-June, page 12
Prue, I.
Report on Tuntland accident [Safety], September-October, page 10

R     (up to table of contents)

Raspet, A.
Flight characteristics of the flat top TG-4A [Performance Calculations; Sailplanes\LK TG-4a], January-February, page 9
Technical notes on Ross' flight to 36,100 ft [People\H.C. Ross; Flights\Altitude], March-April, page 12
Organisation Scientifique et Technique Internationale de Vol à Voile 3ème Congres Internationale [OSTIV; Performance Calculations], July-August, page 10
To Paul Tuntland (Obituaries) [Obituaries], September-October, page 1
The Horten IV [Sailplanes\Horten IV], November-December, page 8
Raspet, A.; with Richard H. Johnson (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson and R. Johnson)
Aerodynamics of the sailplane Tiny Mite [Aerodynamics; Sailplanes\Tiny Mite], November-December, page 3
Reeves, E.J.
Some facts of life concerning soaring contests and contest soaring [Competitions], September-October, page 14
Reynolds, A.D.
PNSA awards night [Awards], May-June, page 8
Roberts, G.
Report on "Explorer" [Sailplanes\Schweizer\SGS 2-12], November-December, page 2
Roberts, S.
Report on "Explorer" [International\Australia], November-December, page 2
Robinson, J.B. (a.k.a. J. Robinson)
Completing diamond C number 1 [Awards\Flights; Flights\Award], November-December, page 2
Ross, H.C.
Record breaking week-end at Bishop [People\R.F. Symons; Sites\Bishop; Techniques\Wave], January-February, page 2
Soaring to the stratosphere [Flights\Altitude], March-April, page 2
Rutherford, H.; with V.N. Bradley
A new record?, Rutherford, H [Powered Aircraft], May-June, page 17

S     (up to table of contents)

Shenstone, D.A.
(The Canadian scene) [Canada], January-February, page 15
(The Canadian scene) [Canada], March-April, page 10
(The Canadian scene) [Canada], May-June, page 15
(The Canadian scene) [Canada], July-August, page 15
(The Canadian scene) [Canada], September-October, page 15
(The Canadian scene) [Canada], November-December, page 11
Shupack, B.
Election of directors [Soaring Society of America\Soaring Magazine; People\P.A. Schweizer], July-August, page 11
Smith, Thayer
(Letter) [Competitions], September-October, page 12
Spurgeon, J.
Fourth annual pacific coast mid-winter championships [Competitions\Local], March-April, page 4

T     (up to table of contents)

Temmes, K.
Finding the best speed for cross-country soaring [Techniques\Thermals], January-February, page 6
Thomas, R.
Paul Tuntland (Obituaries) [Obituaries], September-October, page 3

Y     (up to table of contents)

Yerian, E.
Why two-place? [Crewing], May-June, page 2

None     (up to table of contents)

Air Trails magazine to feature monthly column on soaring [Literature; Magazines], January-February, page 11
Flat top Laister-Kauffman TG 4-A [Sailplanes\LK TG-4a], January-February, page 13
17th National - Rules and Regulations Class distinction for the national soaring contest [Competitions\National; Competitions\Rules], March-April, page 6
Ross-Stephens "Zanonia" [Sailplanes\Ross-Stephens RS-1 Zanonia], March-April, page 13
Second annual Wright Memorial glider meet [Competitions\Local], May-June, page 5
Mid-south contest [Competitions\Local], May-June, page 6
CAP cadet exchange [Training], May-June, page 7
The Weihe [Sailplanes\Weihe], May-June, page 9
Soaring reviews [Sailplanes\Spyr 5 A], May-June, page 15
[People\D.C. Johnson]July-August, page 2
Richland regatta, from Towlines [Competitions\Local], July-August, page 9
Pacific Northwest regatta [Competitions\Local], September-October, page 11
1950 El Mirage regatta [Competitions\Local], September-October, page 13
The 9th west coast soaring championship [Competitions\Local], September-October, page 17
Convection analysis project [Meteorology\Convection], November-December, page 14

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