Wed, Nov 30, 2005
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
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves
become future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"They didn't contact Venezuelan authorities. We
understand they went to Aruba. There was no problem."
Source: Jose Cabello, president of the
Caracas-area airport where a US Congressional delegation flew into
Monday for a meeting with Venezuelan Vice President Jose Vicente
Rangel. The meeting never occurred, and the US Embassy claims
Venezuelan authorities did not allow the delegation off the
airplane. After approximately one hour, according to the embassy,
the aircraft left Caracas -- causing further strain to already
troubled ties between the two countries.
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