Press Release

Space Transportation Association breakfast with Congressman Dave Weldon

By SpaceRef Editor
January 30, 2001
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I would like to invite you to a special Space Transportation
Association
breakfast with Congressman Dave Weldon, (R-FL) Vice Chairman, Space
and
Aeronautics Subcommittee, on Tuesday, February 6, 2001.

Congressman Weldon will discuss many of the initiatives and issues
facing the
107th Congress as well as the Space subcommittee of the Science
Committee.
Congressman Weldon believes NASA is at a crossroad and will outline
some
opportunities that may lie ahead. This includes the Space Launch
Initiative
and what results it could present to the commercial space
industry.

Dave Weldon has been one of the staunchest supporters of commercial
space in
the United States Congress. His interest and dedication to the space
industry
reaches far beyond the borders of his Florida district, it is a
pleasure to
have him address this kick-off breakfast.

The Breakfast meeting will be held at as a Kickoff to the 4th Annual
FAA
Commercial Space Transportation Forecast Conference. The conference
and the
breakfast will be held Tuesday, February 6th at the Sheraton National
Hotel,
located at the intersection of Columbia Pike and Washington Blvd.
in
Arlington, VA. The breakfast will start at 8:00 a.m. Coffee will be
served at
7:30 a.m. for early arrivals.

For agenda and registration information regarding the 4th Annual
FAA
Commercial Space Transportation Forecast Conference please go to
http://ast.faa.gov

There will be a $20.00 fee for all STA members and a $30.00 fee for
all
non-members.  We ask that you send a check in advance or pay at
the door. If
you do plan to attend, reply by email to [email protected], or
call
703-671-4116.  

I look forward to seeing you for breakfast with Congressman
Weldon.

Sincerely,

Eric W. Stallmer
President,
Space Transportation Association

SpaceRef staff editor.