Wed, Jan 17, 2007
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
"President Gerald R. Ford provided the United States
great leadership at a time of constitutional crisis. I am honored
to have the opportunity to name the first ship in the new class of
aircraft carriers after this great sailor, this great leader, this
Source: Secretary of the Navy Donald C. Winter,
announcing the selection of USS Gerald R. Ford as the name of the
first aircraft carrier in what will be the Gerald R. Ford class of
carriers. This selection honors the 38th President of the United
States, and pays tribute to his lifetime of service in the Navy, in
the US government and to the nation.
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