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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".