Fri, Jul 11, 2008
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news,
though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have
a bearing on the day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The name 'Cirrus Vision SJ50' represents a natural
extension of Cirrus’ vision to build the ultimate personal
transportation machine. With the Cirrus Vision we are providing an
entirely new transportation option for personal and business
travel. It is a smarter, simpler and more efficient way to travel
and holds the unique promise of redefining general
Source: Cirrus co-founder, Chairman and CEO
Alan Klapmeier. The company announced Thursday "The-Jet" will now
be known as the "Cirrus Vision SJ50," a name meant to convey its --
well, vision -- for the single-engine turbofan segment. The name
also ties in well with the recently-announced "Cirrus Perspective,"
an SR22 G3 bedecked with a jaw-dropping Garmin glass panel.
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