Wed, Jul 25, 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.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
“This is not to sound arrogant. Our engine is not
a car engine. All components are carefully [designed for] aviation.
We want to match the worldwide customers’ needs and
Source: SMA chairman Luc Pelon, during a press
conference Tuesday at AirVenture 2007. Sitting in the front row
during that conference was Frank Thielert, CEO of Thielert Aircraft
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