Mon, Aug 20, 2012
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 thought-provoking.
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
"Our HH-60G rescue helicopters are performing precision airdrops of water to help contain wildfires in California. This is a great example of the use of airpower in the homeland to save lives and property."
Source: Col. Steven J. Butow, 129th Rescue Wing commander, in comments made as helicopters from the Air National Guard and the U.S. Navy helped fire crews in California battle a series of wildfires in the southern part of the state.
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