Press Release

Scientific Symposium on Applications of Satellite Navigation and Their Benefits to Developing Countries

By SpaceRef Editor
January 30, 2003
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VIENNA, 30 January (UN Information Service) — A scientific symposium on
the theme “Applications of Satellite Navigation and their Benefits to
Developing Countries”, co-sponsored by the Committee on Space Research
(COSPAR) and the International Astronautical Federation (IAF), will be held
on Monday, 17 February and Tuesday, 18 February 2003 at the end of the
meetings of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the Committee on
the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space at the Vienna International Centre.

Persons interested in attending must register with the Secretariat in
order to gain entrance to the Vienna International Centre. Please submit
your name to the Office for Outer Space Affairs ( and present a copy of the attached programme,
together with an appropriate identification document at the entrance of the
Vienna International Centre.

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