Sat, Oct 08, 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
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particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves
become future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"I don't think you could find anyone of any means in sky
diving who would call this anything other than a tragic accident. I
don't feel a charge like that is really warranted."
Source: Richard Schachner, the southeast
regional director of the USPA, speaking to the Orlando Sentinel
about the Deland Police Department's recommendation that pilot
William Buchmann be charged with manslaughter in the death of
skydiver Albert "Gus" Wing III. The Florida State Attorney
General's Office has not yet decided whether charges should be
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