Sun, Mar 04, 2007
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
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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
"Things are looking good for Carli. But during her
treatment she made friends with children she'll never see again
because they didn't survive, kids like Kaitlin, a friend, who
passed away in 2006 and for whom we named our first plane seen in
the signature art created by Carli. Unfortunately, more children
are coming in all the time..."
Source: Richard Newman, whose six-year-old
daughter, Carli, has battled cancer for the past two years. Along
with a group of fellow Seattle-area pilots, Newman has founded the
"Children's Air Corps," combining a love of aviation with an
equally strong desire to help children meet the biggest challenge
of their lives, by raising funds for Children's Hospital Cancer
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