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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"In the long-term Baghdad needs two principle things: to
get the oil flowing and to get scheduled flights."
Source: Virgin-Atlantic CEO Richard Branson, on why he wants to
restart commercial air service between London and Baghdad. He's
competing for the route with British Airways, which says it has an
agreement with Iraq which, even in light of the regime change in
Baghdad, should still be honored.