Wed, Aug 10, 2011
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current
news, though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history
that have a bearing on the day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
“This is a big day for commercial space. Just as
1920s air mail purchases helped jumpstart the airline industry, we
expect that NASA’s purchases of flights on commercial
suborbital vehicles will help accelerate this new industry.
Hundreds of scientists, engineers, and educators have attended CSF
workshops on the topic of using commercial suborbital vehicles, and
we are thrilled to see that the R&D community will now be able
to get rides to space.” Source: Commercial
Spaceflight Federation Executive Director John Gedmark.
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