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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"There is no evidence that there is a
relationship between financial conditions and safety
Source: Former Vice Chairman Bob Francis of the
National Transportation Safety Board, as the FAA continues to keep
close tabs on airlines awash in red ink. The feds are worried that
poor financial situations and resentful employees could cause
safety problems among the nation's civil air fleet.