Wed, Jan 10, 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
"This accident was caused by the pilots' inappropriate
and unprofessional behavior. Simply adhering to standard operating
procedures and correctly implementing emergency procedures would
have gone a long way to adverting this tragic
Source: NTSB Chairman Mark V. Rosenker, on
Tuesday's release of the Probable Cause report on the October 2004
'joyride' crash of a Pinnacle Airlines CRJ200. The board determined
a laundry list of causes led to the accident, which claimed the
lives of the two pilots onboard.
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