- Mar 30, 2002
- Total Time
- 23 yrs
They were too stupid to realize how dumb the press and the public is. The cost of the business jet pales in comparison to the Savings to the corporation this business tool provides.
Shall We go back to using typewriters and post it notes instead of laptops and blackberrys on corporates mail servers?
Yeah they were bad on Perception ... but they are doing the right thing using those jets.
Now we can excuse the stupid press and ill informed public ... but the lectures from Congress ... people who should know better -- now that is scary.
BTW, No Bailout for Detroit ... but not because they have corporate jets.
Those CEO's probably had there entourages with them as well.
Let me ask? Wasn't there some sort of flap awhile back about Pelosi needing a bigger jet? A gulfstream would not do?
What about all the VP aircraft at Andrews?
All those politicians can sit around and pontificate about the CEO's and they are even worse!
(Don't get in a "huff", I presently fly military VP)
I thought it was because the would need to stop in "one of those Red states" for fuel if the headwinds were strong....
I wonder if Ackerman has lost any sleep over the 50 GM flight department employees he just caused to lose their jobs?
What kind of headwind would cause a G V to need a fuel stop from DC to the Left Coast?