Some articles on rivet stand, rivet:
... to the three KC-135A reconnaissance aircraft under the Rivet Stand program name ... With the loss of 59-1465, KC-135A 58-0126 was modified to this standard under the Rivet Quick operational name ... All four aircraft have now been lost or stripped of the Rivet Stand fitting ...
Famous quotes containing the words stand and/or rivet:
“A man must thank his defects, and stand in some terror of his talents. A transcendent talent draws so largely on his forces as to lame him; a defect pays him revenues on the other side.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“Time has an undertaking establishment on every block and drives his coffin nails faster than the steam riveters rivet or the stenographers type or the tickers tick out fours and eights and dollar signs and ciphers.”
—John Dos Passos (18961970)