Thu, Mar 05, 2009
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 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
"You might say we're dreamers.
"Eclipse Aviation was formed with the humble intention
of transforming the aviation industry into something better than it
was before. You can't do something like that by half measures.
That's why we embrace and incorporate innovation, imagination, and
boldness in everything we do. There is an intensity and a passion
here you just don't find anywhere else. We love what we're doing,
and it shows in all we do"
Source: From the Web site for now-defunct
Eclipse Aviation. On Wednesday, US Bankruptcy Judhe May Walrath
"orally granted" a motion converting what had been a Chapter 11
restructuring effort, to Chapter 7 liquidation. A document making
it official should be signed sometime Thursday.
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