Tue, Sep 20, 2011
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
“Key factors identified in our new 20-year
forecast include a strong driving of traffic growth by the emerging
economies, the nearly doubling of traffic in and between more
mature markets, and the positioning of Asia-Pacific as the leader
in world traffic. Other factors are a faster growth in long-haul
traffic than short-haul, while the 39 cities worldwide that handle
more than 10,000 long-haul passengers daily today will become
nearly 90 cities in 20 years.” Source: John Leahy,
Airbus Chief Operating Officer-Customers, announcing a report on
the company's 20 year market forecast.
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