Fri, Jul 06, 2007
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"As other targets become hardened, the ones that are
softer could become more desirable targets."
Source: Martha's Vineyard Airport Manager Sean
Flynn. MVY is but one of several airports throughout the country
that have adapted new security procedures in the wake of last
weekend's botched terror attack at Glasgow Airport. Those measures
range from increases in security personnel at airports such as San
Jose International and Denver International... to placement of
concrete barriers outside the terminal at Barnstable Municipal
Airport in Hyannis, MA.
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