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Thu, Jul 17, 2008

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (07.17.08)

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 thought-provoking.

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

"Something like this can have a very bad effect. People worry about flying anyway, and with concerns about rising fuel costs, this is just another blow to general aviation."

Source: Vincent Giglio, owner of aviation maintenance company First in Flight, based at Monmouth Executive Airport (BLM) near Farmingdale, NJ. The airport fell victim to vandalism sometime late Sunday night or early Sunday morning, in which 11 planes were damaged. The worst violence was inflicted on a Piper Seneca, which had its empennage severed and the right wing partially separated from the engine nacelle... damage that will likely ground the plane permanently.

FMI: www.faa.gov, www.fbi.gov

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