Sat, Nov 11, 2006
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
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
"Why didn't I think of that?"
Source: FAA Administrator Marion Blakey,
responding to an audience member during Friday's General Session at
AOPA Expo 2006. In one of the morning's lighter moments, the
attendee commented he had the solution to dealing with Chicago's
2003 late-night destruction of Meigs Field -- "I would have just
shut down O'Hare."
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