Thu, Apr 23, 2009
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
"Over the next four months, the FAA will make
significant improvements to the database to improve the search
function and make it more user-friendly. In its current format,
users will only be able to perform limited searches online, but
will be able to download the entire database. The FAA also plans to
work with the aviation community to find ways to improve and
strengthen bird strike reporting."
Source: From an FAA Presser revealing its
capitulation in releasing bird strike data that they had originally
intended to keep from public eyes... the public had a diffderent
opinion about the idea... hence the reversal in the matter.
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