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There is today a large consensus that applications of technologies relying upon platforms orbiting the earth will provide growing services to the society of tomorrow. The trend is driven by a demand for improving the quality of life and the security of our planet, by technical innovations, by the pursuit of scientific knowledge and, above all maybe, by a strong political desire to steer technology to the service of mankind.

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Authors: WINTER R, SAI, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: Aeronautics and Space - Future vision for Research and Industry in Europe, European Parliament, Brussels (BE), 5th May, 1998
Availability: Available from Public Relations and Publications Unit, Ispra (IT)
Record Number: 199910811 / Last updated on: 1999-06-07
Original language: en
Available languages: en