Tue, Apr 03, 2012
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
"When I drove it into the shop, literally from the road through the garage door, I was amazed that I had just flown it at Plattsburgh a few days before. A long-overdue mode of transportation and fun is just around the corner. I can't wait for the upcoming flight tests and the chance to 'wring it out', demonstrating how safe and enjoyable the Transition is to fly." Source: Terrafugia Chief Test Pilot Phil Meteer, after the first flight of the production prototype of the Transition Street-Legal Aircraft.
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Fifteen Homes Already Destroyed By The Unusually Late Fire Aerial firefighters have quickly deployed helicopters to California's scenic Big Sur coastline to contain a stubborn wild>[...]
"We are pleased to see that the FAA will organize a meeting mid- to late January, get all concerned together, and try to hash out a compromise that will address FAA's concerns abou>[...]
Marks The Return To Service Of All Super Puma Operators Worldwide With the resumption of EC225 commercial flights by BHS Helicopter, OMNI and Aeróleo Taxi Aéreo in Br>[...]
Agency To Gather Stakeholder Input EAA Aeromedical Advisory Council chairman Dr. Stephen Leonard learned from the FAA Thursday that the agency will delay implementation of its new >[...]