Mon, May 28, 2007
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
"It's very realistic. It's as good as anything I've
trained on. It's spectacular."
Source: Four-time space shuttle astronaut
Charlie Bolden, commenting on the $60 million, 44,000-square foot,
privately-funded adventure ride that opened to the public Friday at
Kennedy Space Center. The Shuttle Launch Experience (SLE) gives
visitors a simulated look inside the space shuttle - from astronaut
training, to the force of 3Gs astronauts feel while strapped into
the crew cabin.
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