Tue, Mar 18, 2008
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
"I will raise my hand and say I do not want another
Source: NASA Administrator Michael Griffin.
While not exactly what "The Right Stuff" was made of, Griffin is
taking a more pragmatic, albeit far less inspiring, approach to
America's presence in space. In a recent interview with the Houston
Chronicle, Griffin admits it's likely China will beat the US back
to the moon. Furthermore, he's fine with that, really... so long as
the agency has clear priorities -- such as completing the
International Space Station -- and a stable funding stream to
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