Boeing Statement on Space Shuttle Columbia

The men and women of The Boeing Company salute the bravery and dedication of the astronauts who lost their lives in the pursuit of discovery and science today. We join with President Bush and NASA Administrator O'Keefe in expressing our deep sorrow and condolences to the families and loved ones of the Shuttle Columbia crew members.

We are doing everything possible to support NASA and the United Space Alliance in their investigation of today's tragedy.