Hovercraft Quotes (2 quotes)
Some of the hovercraft saga was fun, but most of it was incredibly frustrating.
As quoted in Michael T. Kaufman, 'Christopher Cockerell, 88, Inventor, Dies; Father of Hovercraft and Marconi Devices', New York Times (4 Jun 1999), 19.
The Admiralty said it was a plane and not a boat, the Royal Air Force said it was a boat and not a plane, the Army were plain not interested.
Describing his invention, the hovercraft. Webmaster has not yet found a source for this as a direct quote.