Mon, Nov 19, 2012
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 thought-provoking.
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
"We are proud to be sponsoring NASA's Student Launch Competition for the sixth year. Each year we are impressed with the level of skill and knowledge these students exhibit. We are very optimistic and excited about the caliber of individuals that could become our future work force."
Source: Kent Rominger, VP of Business Development for ATK's Space Launch Division, following the anouncement of the 57 student teams whose inventive creations will be launched in April during the NASA Student Launch Projects' 2012-13 rocketry challenge. A $5,000 first-place award is provided by ATK.
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