The Chargé in Brazil (Daniels) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 6—6:05 p.m.]29
647. Re Deptel 455, April 4, 9 p.m.30 Note dated April 5 sent FonOff yesterday confirming agreement regarding secret Air Bases Agreement and designation of air section of JBUSMC as “Technical Commission for the Conservation of Airports.” Embassy confirms Dept’s understanding that naval aviation is one of component parts of air section. I have designated Tippett, representative of Civil Aeronautics Admin, to consult with Commission in matters relating to civil aviation. Way now appears clear for prompt implementation 1944 agreement. No publicity desired.
Airmail despatch follows by courier transmitting full texts exchange of notes.