Tue, Jul 02, 2013
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 thought-provoking.
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 believe the proposed Airmen Certification Standards (ACS) will complicate and increase the cost of flight training while having little if any effect on general aviation’s safety record. The most likely result of the proposed change is fewer private pilots, further decline of the general aviation industry infrastructure, and no positive impact on flight safety." Source: Comments added to Docket FAA-2013-0316 by aviation author and flight instructor Rod Machado concerning the agency proposed Airman Certification Standards.
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