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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"AOPA is pleased that the FAA is taking at least a small
step in the right direction. Reducing the number of requests
for transponder codes by assigning discrete codes for pattern
operations for each airport within the ADIZ will reduce the burden
on pilots and the system."
Source: AOPA President Phil Boyer, in regards to the test, this
weekend, of a means by which some of the burdensome restrictions on
flight training may be relieved within the NYC and DC