Thu, Dec 08, 2011
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
“The Army Aviation Caucus is an opportunity for
representatives from all the communities involved with Army
Aviation to work toward common goals. The main goal of the Caucus
is to ensure that Congress stays focused on the tasks at hand
regarding military assets, and to make certain that those assets
are reset when they return from the field. Additionally, we need to
continue funding for the new armed scout helicopter, and carry on
funding the modernization of our fleet and the Joint Multi-Role
helicopter.” Source: Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL), who
serves on the House Armed Services Committee and is a member of the
Strategic Forces and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittees,
and co-chair of the new House Army Aviation Caucus.
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