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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"A line needs to be drawn in the sand now. Airbus is
financially strong and does not need additional launch
Source: Boeing spokesman Charlie Miller,
speaking on the latest volley before the World Trade Organization
between rivals Airbus and Boeing. The battle began in 2004, when US
trade officials first argued Airbus unfairly received over $20
billion in government subsidies for its aircraft programs. The US
filed complaints again in 2005 and 2006 -- each met with
counterclaims from the EU.