Tuesday, July 09, 2013 3:01 am
Quotations of the day
By The Associated Press
"There are two real big questions here: Why did they let the airplane get that slow and where was the non-flying pilot, the monitoring pilot, who should have been calling out `airspeed, airspeed, airspeed.' " - John Cox, a former US Airways pilot and former Air Line Pilots Association air crash investigator in comments as investigators trying to understand why Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash-landed focused on the actions of an experienced pilot.
"The time has come to pass on the mantle of leadership. Today I'm announcing I will not seek re-election as governor of Texas." - Gov. Rick Perry saying he won't seek a fourth full term in office next year, but notably didn't say whether another run for the White House in 2016 could be next.