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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Our numbers are based on a number of things --
registrations, volunteer numbers, vendors -- we bring all those
together. It's not based on putting our finger up in the
wind... It's based on trying get a real number."
Source: EAA President Tom Poberezny explaining how
Oshkosh attendance figures are compiled, as a counterpoint to the
recent revelation that the Sun 'n Fun numbers appear to be quite