Sun, May 23, 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
"I just enjoy flying... I can't stand sitting
around. I like traveling. I like just being on the flight, and I
like the challenge of it. As of right now, I'm 95 percent back to
normal. There's really not much holding me back. I can run,
snowboard, ride a bike, pretty much do anything. I can do
everything I could before. I feel 100 percent confident I can go
back and do my job without any problem."
Source: Air Force Senior Airman Brian
Petras -- who was flying C-130 Hercules missions around the
world last year... Since then, though, the flight engineer was
diagnosed with cancer, underwent extensive surgery, recuperated,
returned to all duties except flying and passed his physical
fitness test with no score adjustments..
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