Fri, Jul 20, 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
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
“The fear, based in large part from what has
happened around the world, is that ultimately pilots will be priced
out of the sky. AOPA members have seen that ATC user fees stymie
general aviation around the world with huge costs to operate
aircraft and, most importantly, insert cost considerations into
critical safety decisions."
Source: Phil Boyer, president of the Aircraft
Owners and Pilots Association, in a written statement this week to
the Senate Finance Committee, prepared for Thursday’s hearing
on FAA funding.
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