Well, today on Mars, history was made on Earth. The successful landing of Curiosity will stand as an American point of pride far into the future.
President Barack Obama:
I just wanted to call and say congratulations to the Mars Science Laboratory team and all of JPL. You guys should be remarkably proud.
Since being awarded Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Temporary Technical and Professional Support (TTAPS) Contract in June of 2015, Columbus has become the main supplier of Technical and Professional support services to JPL in Pasadena, CA.