Thu, Dec 01, 2005
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
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particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"There is no dispute the aircraft lost power. The
question is why."
Source: Attorney John Murray, defending London
Aviation and London Aircraft Services owner John London in a
wrongful death lawsuit brought against him by family members of two
men who died when their Piper Malibu lost power and crashed shortly
after take-off in 2002. Murray is defending London from charges
that a mechanic's failure to properly secure a fuel line after
cylinder replacement work was performed on the Piper's engine,
which led to a fuel leak and fire that caused the power loss
and contributed to the accident.
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