Thu, Sep 02, 2004
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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on the day's events and issues.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Experimental planes will still be a
huge part of that airport. ... The ISC said it will not operate the
same weekend as the Arlington Fly-In (which draws 50,000 visitors
each year)... also, even under FAA rules for restricting airspace
during a NASCAR event, planes can still take off and land, they
just can’t fly over the stadium."
Source: Marysville Chief Administrative Officer
Mary Swenson, speaking to the Snohomish Business Journal about the
possibility of building a NASCAR track right next to the Arlington
Municipal Airport (WA). Marysville city leaders support the idea.
Arlington's elected officials, however, have taken more of a
wait-and-see attitude toward the concept.
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