Mon, Nov 24, 2003
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Mr. Hall and I have called on NASA not to move ahead
yet with a Request for Proposals for the Orbital Space Plane. We're
not, by the way, calling for a complete halt to the program, but we
don't want to start taking steps that seem
Source: Congressman Sherwood Boehlert (R-NY),
Chairman of the House Science Committee, on RFPs for NASA's Orbital
Space Plane, which are due out Wednesday. Their opposition to the
RFP procedure highlights growing tension between NASA and Capitol
Hill over the shuttle replacement project.
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