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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"It's truly a national treasure, and it's being stolen
Source: Bruce Coons, of the Save Our Heritage
Organization. Glider pilots and enthusiasts fear they may lose one
of the most storied launch sites in the continental United States.
San Diego's Torrey Pines glider port (CA84) -- located on bluffs
overseeing the Pacific Ocean, and one of only two flight areas in
the country listed on the National Register of Historic Places --
may soon be rendered useless by a high-rise dorm building being
built to house students attending the University of California San