Tue, Dec 09, 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 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 court's ruling puts a firm halt to the Department
of Transportation's ill-advised, illogical auction scheme. This is
a clear win for passengers, as the department was stopped from
proceeding with an ideological experiment that would have resulted
in higher fares, less service and a confiscation of airline
Source: James May, president of the Air
Transport Association. On Monday, a US appeals court blocked the
federal government's controversial plan to auction off operations
slots at New York's LaGuardia and JFK International Airports, and
at nearby Newark International.
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