Thu, Sep 01, 2005
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"We received a number of complaints at different times.
We just stopped him the 10th of August. We approached him when he
landed, but he was compliant with all our federal laws as a boat.
We don't have jurisdiction in the air."
Source: USCG Petty Officer James Lewis, in an
interview with the Wilmington, NC, News-Star. He was talking about
the pilot of a home-built Seawind 3000 that crashed near Figure
Eight Island on Sunday. Lewis said most complaints concerning
Bobbit's flying centered on low altitudes.
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