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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"It's absolutely about keeping EADS and Airbus from
manufacturing airplanes in the United States."
Source: EADS North America chief Ralph Crosby,
about continuing protests from Boeing and its supporters on Capitol
Hill regarding the selection of the Northrop Grumman/EADS KC-45A
for the US Air Force KC-X tanker contract.