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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Because it will stay carefully in the prescribed
north-south transit corridor through the Los Angeles Special Flight
Rules Area and squawk code 1201 on the transponder; air traffic
control will pay no attention to the plane, and the pilot won't be
required to file a flight plan or identify himself in any
Source: Fictional "scare" story in LA Weekly, written
by Paul Ciotti, designed to whip up public fear and animosity
against GA and VFR flying, as the above pilot spreads