'European GPS' set for lift-off

'European GPS' set for lift-off

There are 7 comments on the BBC News story from Oct 19, 2011, titled 'European GPS' set for lift-off. In it, BBC News reports that:

The pair incorporate next-generation technologies that should deliver more precise timing and location data than the current American GPS network.

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“Dimitri at the races in Russia”

Since: Jan 10

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#1 Oct 20, 2011
Current GPS might be a bit off, but it´s still the best thing around.
Whether European GPS will be more accurate, we must wait & see then.
Polish Dumpling

United States

#2 Oct 20, 2011
We have quite a few posters here that are 'a bit off'.
Pro Ukraine

UK

#3 Oct 20, 2011
Pesky uses GPS on his donkey, even though he's lived in his SLOwvak peasant village all his life, he still doesn't know his way to the market. :-)

“Dimitri at the races in Russia”

Since: Jan 10

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#4 Oct 20, 2011
I hear you placed an antennae on your milkmaid´s head the other day.
Just in case, she wanders around looking for tricks.
Small Town America UGX

Ocean View, NJ

#5 Oct 20, 2011
Pro Ukraine wrote:
Pesky uses GPS on his donkey, even though he's lived in his SLOwvak peasant village all his life, he still doesn't know his way to the market.:-)
He makes sure, however, to insure his Slovak sausage vendors all have working and calibrated GPS to find him.
Small Town America UGX

Ocean View, NJ

#6 Oct 20, 2011
Polish Dumpling wrote:
I am a bit off, too
Talking about yourself is just being vain. But it is agreed, you are a bit off.

“Dimitri at the races in Russia”

Since: Jan 10

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#7 Oct 20, 2011
Hicky,

have you installed an antennae on top of your milkmaid´s head too ?
She too may wander off looking for tricks though.

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