Wed, Apr 18, 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.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
"It's amazing what facts will do for a story. When you
put more on the table, the flaws in this radical FAA funding scheme
become readily apparent. We encourage our members to write their
local media and let them know how you feel."
Source: AOPA President Phil Boyer, commenting
on an Associated Press story that ran earlier this week, which cast
GA in a decidely dim light by tying airline ticket taxes to funding
for local airports used by private aircraft pilots, and business
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