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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Even at this critical stage, the team is approaching
its work and the impending flight schedule with the same careful
diligence and thoughtful planning as it has from the onset of the
program. As exciting as we all are about the special milestone we
know is just ahead of us, we have to take the same measured
approach as always to ensure both aircraft and pilot safety and
ensure that we accomplish our program goals at every juncture,
including taxi testing and first flight."
Source: Mike VanStaagen, Vice President of the
Advanced Design Group at Cirrus. The planemaker told ANN late
Thursday the highly-anticipated "The-Jet" is ready for taxi