lördag 7 maj 2016

Dagens bonuscitat

"I just tried to make the best of a disastrous situation. ... I did my best. ... You have to understand that the weather in Iceland is a very powerful thing. ... It probably changes faster than anywhere else in the world except the Poles, and that’s why we don’t typically fly over the Poles."

Gregory Fletcher, pilot ombord den amerikanska Douglas Dakota C-117 som den 21 november 1973 nödlandade på Sólheimasandur väster om Vík í Mýrdal under en flygning mellan Höfn i Hornafjörður och Keflavík, i Vice om händelseförloppet - läs mer här.