Sun, Feb 08, 2009
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
"We're really down to the point where anything we do
would mean carving into muscle, not just a little bit but a lot. We
need to be careful and avoid any further staffing cuts to the
extent that we can. The reality is that our success will be
measured by whether we are able to produce airplanes profitably at
Source: Bill King, vice president of business
administration at Cirrus Aircraft. The planemaker advised employees
last week that due to continuing slow sales to expect production
reductions -- by scheduling fewer production days -- to keep pace
with lower production demand.
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