Sat, Apr 17, 2010
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's Quote 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.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Contributing to the accident was the pilot's poor
judgment in continuing to fly with his severe visual deficiency.
Also contributing to the accident was the aviation medical
examiner’s failure to accurately assess and report the
pilot’s visual deficiency."
Source: Excerpt from an NTSB probable
cause report on an accident involving an aging pilot in which 6
people were fatally injured
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