TITLE

Europe's ambitions lost in space

AUTHOR(S)
Hughes, Sylvia; Toro, Taryn
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/3/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1780, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the status of the European Space Agency's space research program. Financial crises; Lack of agreement on cost-cutting measures; Technical interdependence of two projects.
ACCESSION #
10556037

 

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