Sun, Jul 08, 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.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"You're just going to look at this thing in amazement
and go, 'Holy smokes.'"
Source: Tom Wroblewski, president of
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
District 751, which represents the Boeing workers in Everett, WA
who have worked furiously to meet the planemaker's deadline for the
July 8, 2007 rollout of the 787 Dreamliner. Boeing is preparing a
lavish ceremony, hosted by NBC news broadcaster Tom Brokaw and
scheduled to be transmitted throughout the globe via satellite
television and webcasts. As many as 100 million are expected to
tune in for the rollout of the first all-new Boeing plane since
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