Author: Clarence L. Johnson
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His extraordinary leadership of the Lockheed “Skunk Works” cemented his reputation as a legendary figure in American aerospace management. From the Trade Paperback edition.


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His leadership of the Lockheed "Skunk Works" made him a legendary figure in American aerospace management.


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18, pp. 7-8 (TS Codeword); OSA Chronology, pp. 4, 7, 10, 45 (TS Codeword).]
Building 213 had been opened on 1 January 1963 to house the National
Photographic Interpretation Center (NPIC). 8 Richard M. Bissell Jr., Reflections of
a Cold Warrior: From Yalta to the Bay of Pigs (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University
Press, 1996), p. 109. 9 [Johnson, "Log for Project X," 29 November-3 December
1954 (U).] '« Clarence L. "Kelly" Johnson, KELLY: More Than My Share of It All ...

Sustainable Business Development

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C. Johnson with Meggie Smith, KellyMore Than My Share of It All (Washington,
DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1985), pp. x–xii. 16. Marco Iansiti, ''Real world R&D:
jumping the product generation gap,'' Harvard Business Review, May–June 1993
. 17. Ibid. 18. A. Barrett, ''How big is too big?,'' Business Week, August 28, 2000,
pp. 216–222. 19. Joseph Robert, Ethyl: A History of the Corporation and the
People Who Made It (Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 1983), p.

The Projects Of Skunk Works

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... his name, calling him “Clara” on occasion. he got fed up with that girly-
sounding nickname and one day, when one of these chums called him “Clara,”
he tripped him. the boy fell down so hard he broke his leg. From then on his
classmates called him “Kelly,” after a then popular song entitled “Kelly with the
Green Neck tie,” since he had proved he was not a pushover. In 1989 Johnson's
autobiography, entitled Kelly: More Than My Share of It All, was published by
Smithsonian Books.

Clarence L Kelly Johnson From Skunk Works To The Edge Of Space

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1990 Dies at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Burbank California on December 21.
Further Reading Johnson, Clarence L. “Kelly” and Maggie Smith. Kelly: More
Than My Share of It All. Smithsonian Books, 1989. Rich, Ben R. & Janos, Leo.
Skunk Works: A Personal Memoir of My Years of Lockheed. Back Bay Books,
1996. Video and Other Media SR71A First Flight
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Aces High

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Kelly Johnson and his colleague Hall Hibbard gave the Model 22 an unusual
twin fuselage to accommodate its engine. “It was considered a radically different
design—even funny-looking, some said,” Johnson later explained in his memoir
Kelly: More Than My Share of It All. “It wasn't [funny-looking] to me. There was a
reason for everything that went into it, a logical evolution. The shape took care of
itself. In design, you are forced to develop unusual solutions to unusual problems

Air Warfare An International Encyclopedia A L

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Mark E.Wise See also Lockheed Aircraft; Lockheed F-104 Starfighter; Lockheed
P/F-80 Shooting Star; Lockheed P-38 Lightning; Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird;
Lockheed U-2 References Boyne,Walter J.Beyond the Horizons: The Lockheed
Story,1908–1995. New York: St.Martin's,1998. Johnson,Clarence L.“Kelly,”with
Maggie Smith.Kelly: More Than My Share of It All.Washington,DC: Smithsonian
Institution Press, 1985. Rich,Ben R.,and Leo Janos.Skunk Works:A Personal
Memoir of My ...

Contemporary Authors

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WRITINGS: Kelly: More Than My Share of It All, Smithsonian Institution Press,
1985. SIDELIGHTS: Clarence L. Johnson designed some of America's most
advanced airplanes. As an engineer for Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, Johnson
served as flight test engineer, stress analyst, weight engineer, and performed
countless aerodynamic tests with wind tunnels. During his tenure as chief
research engineer Johnson created the Skunk Works, a division within Lockheed
that designed ...