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though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have
a bearing on the day's events and issues.
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content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
“In Alaska, aviation is essential to our way of
life, but there’s no reason why a flight to visit a family
member or an annual shopping trip needs to be tracked on the
internet in real-time. The current program respects the safety
concerns of government agencies while protecting the privacy of
pilots, passengers and aircraft owners.” Source:
Alaska Senator Mark Begich in a letter to Transportation Secretary
Ray LaHood concerning the BARR program.