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Originally posted by kilcoo316
The lines linking Boeing to the US govt are much more blurred than Airbus and the EU... that does not mean they do not exist.
Alcatel Alenia Space and Thales (France), Finmeccanica (Italy), EADS Astrium (UK and Germany) and Galileo Sistemas y Servicios (a consortium of seven Spanish companies).en.wikipedia.org...
Originally posted by waynos
edit; once is enough, I don't want you to think I'm nagging.
[edit on 11-6-2009 by waynos]
Originally posted by FredT
Once again you skirt the issue. is but one example of a GOVERNMENT spending R&D dollars that will over time benifit a private sector industry.