Sun, Dec 17, 2006
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The decision is whether you want more houses or more
jobs like we have here."
Source: Mark Metzger, manager of flight test
facilities for Boeing, on plans by Pacific Proving LLC to build
3,000 homes next to Williams Gateway Airport (IWA) near Mesa, AZ.
Boeing said the homes would restrict its helicopter operations,
forcing the company to look at moving out of the state.
Fortunately, it looks like both developer and aviation can exist in
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