Sun, Jun 12, 2011
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
"This route used by the C-5M may also be useful for
swap-outs of deployed tankers and crews and for redeploying troops.
The benefit might also allow for quicker trips saving days at home
for deploying Airmen as well as requiring less stops for
Source: Maj. John Rozsnyai, a planner in
USTRANSCOM operations at Scott AFB, in comments connected to a
recent and historic flight from Dover AFB to Bagram, Afghanistan
via C-5M Super Galaxy... over the North Pole -- the first time such
a flight has taken place with a USAF bird.
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