Thu, Jul 17, 2008
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 Day
"Something like this can have a very bad effect. People
worry about flying anyway, and with concerns about rising fuel
costs, this is just another blow to general aviation."
Source: Vincent Giglio, owner of aviation
maintenance company First in Flight, based at Monmouth Executive
Airport (BLM) near Farmingdale, NJ. The airport fell victim to
vandalism sometime late Sunday night or early Sunday morning, in
which 11 planes were damaged. The worst violence was inflicted on a
Piper Seneca, which had its empennage severed and the right wing
partially separated from the engine nacelle... damage that will
likely ground the plane permanently.
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