Sun, Mar 21, 2004
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
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"GAMA notes that the ARAC was tasked
with developing new regulations for long-range operations conducted
in accordance with 14 CFR Part 121 and for 14 CFR Part 135 (et.
al.). Part 121 long-range operations have been governed by FAA
advisory circulars for many years and are widely understood. On the
other hand, FAA has never provided guidance or regulations for
on-demand, long-range operations flown in accordance with Part 135.
These two very different communities have a very different
“awareness” of long-range operating
Source: Ron Swanda, Sr. VP of Operations for
the General Aviation Manufacturers Association, in GAMA's response
to the FAA's somewhat contentious ETOPS NPRM
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