LOS ANGELES - Jan. 9, 1998 - Kistler
Aerospace today announced that
(age 79), chairman emeritus, and
(age 65) two early pioneers of the commercialization of space who co-founded the company, are stepping down from its board of directors to make room for new members who have agreed to join the Kistler
Board. Both will continue to work with Kistler
as advisors in a variety of capacities.