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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
Engines... a fierce -- and, so far, more popular -- competitor to