Sat, Jan 21, 2012
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
“When talking about iconic aircraft that pioneered
the GA movement, you need to look no further than the distinctive
Piper Cub. Like many other aircraft types, Cub owners are a
community-oriented group that is synonymous with EAA’s
culture. If you own or fly a Piper Cub, you need to be at EAA
AirVenture and be a key part in honoring 75 years all week
long.” Source: Rod Hightower, EAA President/CEO, on
the mass Cub fly-in planned for Oshkosh this summer.
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