Latest Mike Collins Stories

2009-07-18 08:08:25

The following is a series of questions and answers prepared by Michael Collins, command module pilot for Apollo 11. Collins issued the following statement in lieu of media interviews: These are questions I am most frequently asked, plus a few others I have thrown in. For more information, please consult my book, CARRYING THE FIRE, (CTF) Farrar, Straus & Giroux, the 40th anniversary edition, the only reference I have used here. Q. Circling the lonely moon by yourself, the loneliest person...

2009-05-05 14:32:00

NEW YORK, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Worldwide has hired Mike Collins to be Vice President, General Manager for its Dallas region. Based in Titan's Dallas office, Mr. Collins will play an important role in increasing sales and contributing to the overall growth of the market. As well as focusing on local sales, Mr. Collins has a responsibility to drive out-of-market sales into the Dallas market and to increase national sales from within. Mr. Collins joins with an impressive background in...

2008-09-23 15:00:23

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Mike Collins of Coalition for an Airline Passengers Bill of Rights, +1-202-494-6105, mikecollinspr@cox.net WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The head of the nation's leading passenger rights organization today urged Congressman Jerry Costello (D-IL-12th) to give relief to stranded airline passengers as part of emergency legislation re-authorizing the Federal Aviation Administration. The bill, under the jurisdiction of the subcommittee on Aviation...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.