Tue, May 18, 2010
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
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
"There is much to achieve at Virgin Galactic over the
coming years as the company moves from the extensive test flying
program and FAA licensing process into commercial operation of
frequent spaceflights from our new home at Spaceport America in New
Mexico. There is a great team at Virgin Galactic and I'm greatly
looking forward to growing the business and establishing operations
at the Spaceport."
Source: George T. Whitesides, who has just
been named as the CEO of Virgin Galactic.
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