Thu, Jul 24, 2008
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
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
"Our prayers are with Alan and his family, and we are
hoping for him to have a speedy and full recovery... Alan will be
missed terribly, but we will be there flying for him until he
Source: Steve Gustafson, who flies Left Wing
for the AeroShell Aerobatic Team. Alan Henley, lead pilot for the
team, was injured Tuesday night in an accident while playing with
his children at his home in Birmingham, AL. Henley was taken to the
University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital's trauma unit, and
remains there in ICU in serious but stable condition. The Aeroshell
team plans to fly at EAA's AirVenture in Oshkosh, WI next week, but
will fly a three-ship routine in Alan's absence.
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