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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"After takeoff, at about 50 feet above ground and about
45 degrees into a turn is when the pilot reported a problem. He
considered turning left, but that would have been into a populated
area. The aircraft then crashed into the water and then flipped
upside down." Source: NTSB Member Mark Rosekind,
describing what the board has leared so far from the pilot whose
aircraft went down in the East River Tuesday.