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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The government recognizes just what an important role
the Red Arrows play in our national life. I am pleased to be able
to give you good news. There are no plans to change the funding for
the Red Arrows, let alone to disband them."
Source: British Prime Minister Tony Blair,
responding to speculation the Ministry of Defense planned to
disband the Royal Air Force Red Arrows aerobatic team due to budget