Thu, Oct 23, 2008
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's 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
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 airline industry in general and Northwest in
particular are well positioned to prosper despite the current
Source: Northwest Airlines CEO Doug Steenland.
On Wednesday, Northwest posted a $317 million loss in the third
quarter of 2008... with that entire loss tied to fuel hedges that
lost much of their value as oil prices plummeted over the past two
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