Fri, Oct 28, 2005
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
"What is most troubling about this Notice of Proposed
Rulemaking is that the FAA is proposing to make permanent the ADIZ
without addressing the necessary operational concerns to ease the
burden on pilots and air traffic controllers. Public Law 108-176
'Vision 100 — Century of Aviation Reauthorization Act,'
required that the FAA provide Congress with justifications for the
ADIZ every 60 days, which were to include proposed changes to
improve operations. To my knowledge, we are still waiting for these
Source: US Senator James Inhofe (R-OK),
suggesting that the FAA's plan to make the Washington ADIZ
permanent isn't only wrong -- it may be illegal.
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