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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We know that these tests have become outdated ... and actually sometimes I think are counter-productive to bringing on better pilots and really testing their capabilities in new technologies and in airmanship." Source: FAA Flight Standards Service director John Allen, during a session at Oshkosh Thursday. He was answering a questions about outdated FAA written exams.