TITLE

Decision on Galileo

PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Logistics & Transport Focus;May2002, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Transport Minister John Spellar has welcomed the terms on which the European Transport Council has decided to launch the development phase of Galileo and the release of 250 million pound for its funding. The Council's decision also establishes a Joint Undertaking to manage the development and validation phase and carry out the competitive tender process for the deployment and operation phases. The safeguards will require the Council to review progress at the end of 2003 and to take a decision on the continuation of the development phase. The council will also take decisions on the future release and capping of public funds for the deployment and operational phases.
ACCESSION #
11510516

 

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