quote: The effects of this incident on the local populous have yet to be fully determined, but launches have resumed with extra precautions.
quote: The U.S. and Russian governments have also been in talks about making the GPS and GLOSNASS networks interoperable and compatible. The U.S. and European Union have struck a similar deal as well.
quote: I still don't understand why Galileo exists, though. GLOSNASS and GPS have legitimate primary purposes, military ones, but soothing ones ego is a waste of tax dollars.
quote: It exists in order to feed and reinforce anti-American sentiment and/or competition in Europe.
quote: But seriously, Chirac was a great president.
quote: The French economy was and is still very strong.