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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"EAA headquarters decided to cease branding regional
fly-ins as EAA events, [and] EAA will no longer insure regional
events. The board felt that losing the EAA brand would make it
increasingly difficult to obtain sponsors, exhibitors, and
Source: Officials with the Southwest Regional
Fly-In. ANN learned this weekend officers and directors of the
SWRFI voted to cancel the fly-in scheduled for October 10-11, 2008
and to ultimately cease operations. SWRFI states the board opted to
shut down the annual event in Hondo, TX due to declining attendance
and volunteer numbers, and the loss of support from the
Experimental Aircraft Association.