Wed, Nov 24, 2004
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
"[They were] what I would
characterize as a seasoned crew."
Source: NTSB Vice Chairman Mark Rosenker, on
scene near Houston Hobby Airport as his investigators go over the
remains of a Gulfstream G-III which went down on approach Monday.
The aircraft, which was based at Dallas Love Field, was flown by a
67-year old captain and a 62-year old first officer. Rosenker said
both had logged more than 19,000 hours.
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