Thu, Nov 27, 2008
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.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"It gives us a moment to pause and reflect just how
fortunate we are as a country and as global community. We're
thankful for that, in addition to the opportunity to fly in
Source: Shuttle Endeavour commander Christopher
Ferguson. The STS-126 and Expedition 18 crews spent their last full
day together Wednesday in low-Earth orbit. Both crews on the
shuttle/station complex will have time off on Thursday to spend the
first part of the day as a team, and enjoy a Thanksgiving meal
including smoked turkey, green beans and yams. If that sounds
appetizing... well, consider those meals were also irradiated,
freeze dried and vacuum packed for the flight into orbit. But then
again, it's really not about the food.
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