Sat, May 16, 2009
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
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
"I remember watching the original 'Star Trek' series
and, like many of my NASA coworkers, was inspired by the idea of
people from all nations coming together to explore space...'Star
Trek' blended adventure, discovery, intelligence and story telling
that assumes a positive future for humanity. The International
Space Station is a real step in that direction, with many nations
sharing in an adventure the world can be proud of."
Source: NASA astronaut Michael Barratt...
who has the opportunity to watch the new Star Trek film aboard
the International Space Station, while he and two crewmates fly 220
miles above Earth. The only thing missing will be the popcorn
-- Talk about the best seat in the house...
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