Hughes After Howard

Some called it a national treasure. In this new 496-page book, Hughes Aircraft Company's past president Ken Richardson shows how this was done.

Hughes After Howard

Hughes After Howard

People everywhere have heard of the eccentric Howard Hughes, but few know that in 1953 he virtually disappeared from the company he had begun in 1932. Under new, creative, and inspired management, Hughes Aircraft Company became the leading military electronics organization in the world and rose to 85,000 employees. Some called it a national treasure. In this new 496-page book, Hughes Aircraft Company's past president Ken Richardson shows how this was done. Collaborating with over 60 past employees, Ken has compiled this remarkable piece of American aviation history. Learn about many complex products in all fields of electronics crafted by this highly motivated, inventive team.

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Hughes After Howard
Language: en
Pages: 470
Authors: D. Kenneth Richardson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-07 - Publisher: Sea Hill Press

People everywhere have heard of the eccentric Howard Hughes, but few know that in 1953 he virtually disappeared from the company he had begun in 1932. Under new, creative, and inspired management, Hughes Aircraft Company became the leading military electronics organization in the world and rose to 85,000 employees. Some
Howard Hughes
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Geoff Schumacher
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-11 - Publisher: University of Nevada Press

This newly revised and expanded edition of Howard Hughes chronicles the life and legacies of one of the most intriguing and accomplished Americans of the twentieth century. Hughes, born into wealth thanks to his father’s innovative drill bit that transformed the oil industry, put his inheritance to work in multiple
Howard Hughes: His Life and Madness
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-11 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

The life that inspired the major motion picture The Aviator, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Martin Scorsese. Howard Hughes has always fascinated the public with his mixture of secrecy, dashing lifestyle, and reclusiveness. This is the book that breaks through the image to get at the man. Originally published
The Mysterious Howard Hughes Revealed
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Verl L. Frehner, Chuck Waldron
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Trafford Publishing

Verl Frehner's book, The Mysterious Howard Hughes Revealed, is a revealing new book, on a somewhat seasoned subject. It is an extensive and comprehensive work about the life of Howard Robert Hughes. It is biographical in nature and is thought to contain the most complete, in-depth, far-reaching, and extensive first-hand
Howard's Whirlybirds: Howard Hughes' Amazing Pioneering Helicopter Exploits
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Donald J. Porter
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-26 - Publisher: Fonthill Media

Howard Hughes, the movie mogul, aviation pioneer and political hound dog, has always fascinated the public with his mixture of secrecy, dashing lifestyle and reclusiveness. Companies responsible for major technological leaps often become household names. An exception is Howard Hughes's pioneering helicopter company, Hughes Helicopters, a name that has fallen

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