Mon, Jun 14, 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 is surprising to me that ALPA would turn down this
generous offer that would have paid senior captains over $200,000
per year... I am concerned that our employees are being used
in a broader political game that may not be in the interest of
their careers or their families. This deal should be about Spirit
and Spirit only, not about the pilots whose contracts are under
negotiation at other ALPA carriers, but it would appear other
forces have intervened."
Source: Spirit Airlines President and CEO
Ben Baldanza, following the strike called against the airline by
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