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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The descent and approach part of a flight is when you
have the most to do. Now they're adding additional workload to
Source: Scott Malone, chief pilot for Malone
AirCharter Inc. at Craig Municipal Airport in Jacksonville, FL on
the FAA's proposed rule -- suggested in the wake of last year's
fatal overrun at Chicago's Midway Airport -- that by October 1st,
all flights must be able to stop on the runway with a 15-percent
margin by calculating landing distance.