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.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"These contracts represent important progress in restoring human spaceflight capabilities to the United States. NASA and its industry partners are committed to the goal of safely and cost-effectively launching astronauts from home within the next five years." Source: Phil McAlister, director of the Commercial Spaceflight Development Division at NASA. The agency awarded Commercial Crew development contracts to three companies Monday.