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Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (12.09.06)

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 thought-provoking.

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

"The weather is the weather. The shuttle is a difficult, fragile machine. It has enormous capabilities, but it's fragile."

Source: NASA Administrator Michael Griffin commenting on the agency's decision to postpone Thursday night's scheduled launch of the shuttle Discovery because of poor weather. It would have marked the first night launch for the shuttle in four years.

FMI: www.nasa.gov

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