Remarks Prepared for Delivery by
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao
Civilian Astronaut Wing Ceremony
Thursday, Feb 7, 2019
Thank you, Deputy Secretary Rosen.
Let me welcome Leader Kevin McCarthy, whose 23rd District includes China Lake and Edwards Air Force Base, as well as the Mojave Air and Space Port.
And let me welcome Sir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Galactic, which is helping to create new milestones in commercial space.