Fri, Jan 01, 2010
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 Day
"It should now be obvious to all that the security
procedures forced upon us by the TSA and Homeland Security have in
fact turned out to be the facade that we all knew them to be. The
latest TSA knee-jerk response is more of the same; however the
company and the flight crews have no choice but to comply.
Therefore we are asking all crews, both international and domestic,
to be at a heightened state of security awareness."
Source: A portion of a Security Committee
message transmitted to the members of a major airline's pilots
union on December 31st, 2009.
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