Sun, Jun 19, 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.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
"This (breaking Mu-1) has been our
goal since we first began flight-testing in 1998. To prove our
technology we needed to do something that no one else had ever
done. We have had several setbacks, but no one on the team has ever
lost faith. This is amazing!"
Source: Jay Carter, JR, after CarterCopter
broke the Mu-1 Barrier at 0740 Friday, June 17th, 2005. The flight
test began at the Olney Airport in Texas. This is the first time in
history that any rotorcraft has exceeded Mu-1. Unfortunately,
another setback occured that afternoon when the aircraft suffered a
mechanical failure and was damaged in a hard landing.
AD NUMBER: 2013-25-01 PRODUCT: All DASSAULT AVIATION Model Falcon 10 airplanes.>[...]
Curtiss Jenny Restoration A blog following the restoration of a 1918 Curtiss JN4D Jenny. Once completed, the airplane will be flown and displayed at the Candler Field Museum in Wil>[...]
A horizontal, tail-shaped cloud (not a funnel cloud) at low levels extending from the precipitation cascade region of a supercell toward the wall cloud (i.e., it usually is observe>[...]
"Today's announcement signals that Louisiana is ready to further expand its presence and leadership in the aerospace industry, creating quality career opportunities for our people >[...]
Choose How YOU Want To View Your Aero News: Headlines And Teasers We're all pretty excited about the new website design here at ANN, but we HAVE heard from some of you that you lik>[...]