Re: Subsidies ...

From:         Ray Carini <rcarini@mail1.halcyon.com>
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Date:         29 Feb 96 02:04:15 
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Michael Carley <mjcarley@maths.tcd.ie> wrote:
>>Any comment ?
>
>Think of it this way---would there have been a B707
>without heavy subsidy from the USAF? Does anyone
>know roughly what the value of hidden subsidies to
>the US aero industry from military development
>contracts and NASA work is? Just wondering.
>

Boeing used it's own money to develop and build the
Dash 80.  Three weeks AFTER it's first flight, the
Air Force ordered 29 tanker versions designated as
the KC-135