Sun, Jul 04, 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
"Demonstrating the refueling of one UAV by another is a
historic milestone... It adds aerial refueling to the list of
capabilities that can be accomplished autonomously by Global Hawks;
it opens the door to greatly expanded operational utility for UAVs;
and, as a side benefit, it promises to increase the safety and
reliability of aerial refueling between manned aircraft by reducing
Source: Carl Johnson, vice president,
Advanced Concepts for Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems..
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