Sat, Jun 23, 2007
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
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future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We've had record load factors for the past three years.
That means our planes have been fuller than they've ever been. And
this fact, combined with the new security requirements that limit
gels and liquids people can take on a plane have meant we're
carrying much more luggage than we have in the past."
Source: Air Canada spokesman Peter Fitzpatrick.
Effective July 15, passengers hoping to bring their pets with them
on domestic Air Canada flights will have to send the animals on the
carrier's AC Live Product cargo service instead, to make room for
luggage on passenger-carrying flights. Pending approval from the
Canadian Transportation Agency, pets won't be allowed on flights to
the US or other international destinations, either.
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