Sat, Dec 22, 2007
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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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
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content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"There is a consensus from the event organizers that
they want to continue. However, each event annually decides on its
own whether it will operate in future years by evaluating a variety
of factors. That ability for the local organizers to determine
their own course will not change."
Source: From a message on the Experimental
Aircraft Association website, intended to clarify EAA's position on
its support of regional fly-ins. On Monday, officials with the
Southwest Regional Fly-In announced the end of the 46-year event,
saying changes in regards to EAA's relationship with SWRFI,
including a decision to end EAA's previous insurance arrangements
for such events, led to the decision.
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