Thu, Feb 16, 2012
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 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.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the
“With the recent decline in airline service due to
mergers and consolidations, we have all had to travel farther out
of our way to get anywhere. Flights are more expensive and the many
ancillary fees make flying a hassle. Our goal is to make flying fun
again. We will eliminate most fees for items such as checked bags
and seat assignments aboard our fleet of Boeing 737-400 aircraft.
Passengers will be seated in a single cabin with 158 seats with a
pricing structure that is significantly more affordable than
regional service provided by feeder airlines.”
Source: Mike Morisi, Chief Operating Officer of the new
PEOPLExpress airline announced this week.
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