L. Welch Pogue
(21 Oct 1899 - 10 May 2003)
American lawyer who was chairman of the Civil Aeronautics Board. He was born when the Wright Brothers were running their bicycle shop, and died at the age of 103. After WWII, at the request of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, he had a leading role in drafting plans for postwar international civil aviation.
Science Quotes by L. Welch Pogue (1 quote)
Unlike the boundaries of the sea by the shorelines, the ocean of air laps at the border of every state, city, town and home throughout the world.
— L. Welch Pogue