Thu, May 13, 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.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Aviation is essential to our nation's economy and our
ability to compete in international commerce. This committee, which
represents a broad cross-section of the aviation community, will
begin the important conversation about how to ensure the industry
remains vital and competitive."
Source: DOT Secretary Ray LaHood,
announcing the members and first meeting of the "Future
of Aviation Advisory Committee".
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