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Winging It - The Making of the Canadair Challenger P.D.F

Winging It - The Making of the Canadair Challenger by Stuart Logie Epub #readonline Book details

Book Synopsis In 1976 a relatively unknown Canadian military aerospace company with a line of credit and an uncertain future announced it would build the Challenger, the fastest, longest-range, most sophisticated and advanced business jet the world had ever seen in the shortest possible time at the lowest possible cost. In the cut-throat, high-stakes aerospace business, naysayers said it couldn t be done. And it nearly didn t happen. This is the inside story of how corporate infighting, regulatory stubbornness, lying suppliers, public cynicism, the worst recession in memory, fickle customers, a dead test pilot, a maniacal genius, ruthless competitors, a multibillion-dollar debt, angry bureaucrats, investigative journalists, shady Arab traders and plain bad luck nearly destroyed the program. It s also the story of how two men--Harry Halton and Fred Kearns--fought daily battles to prevent all these negative events from ultimately killing the biggest gamble in the history of Canadian aviation. The

Winging It - The Making of the Canadair Challenger by Stuart Logie Epub  
Winging It - The Making of the Canadair Challenger by Stuart Logie Epub  
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