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Model Military Number Name
1942 GC-1   Swift
The Texas Engineering & Manufacturing Company (TEMCO) of Dallas, Texas was founded in 1945 and participated in the production of the Globe GC-1 Swift.  The company focused on potential military trainers based on the Swift until merged with Ling Electronics.

1945: The Texas Engineering & Manufacturing Company is formed.

1947: TEMCO takes over the rights to the Swift when Globe Aircraft failed.

1950: TEMCO acquires Luscombe.

1959: TEMCO merges with Ling Electronics to become Ling-Temco Electronics.

1961: Ling-Temco merges with Vought to become Ling-Temco-Vought or LTV.


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