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What does NACA stand for?

NACA stands for National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics

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Recounting NASA's aeronautical heritage and ongoing contributions to winged flight, Anthony Springer remembers its absorption of National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) expertise and how NASA continued to advance both the technology and its operational use across a broad range.
Founded in 1936 by the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, the common bond cooperative now serves more than 170,000 members.
In the Evaluation Division his tasks included coordinating design requirements for all naval aircraft, conducting design competitions and selecting the best design for contract acquisition, and working with the BUAER team, as well as with Army/Air Force, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (predecessor of today's NASA) and aircraft industry engineers.