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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Mon, 14 Dec 1998 23:43:08 +0100
Reply-To: Jerry van Dijk <[log in to unmask]>
From: Jerry van Dijk <[log in to unmask]>
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In-Reply-To: <[log in to unmask]> from "Tucker Taft" at Dec 14, 98 11:53:51 am
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>                  When your software has to fly...
>                          Choose Ada.
> Ada is the language of the International Space Station, Boeing jets,
> world-wide Air Traffic Control, and the French TGV high-speed train.


My first impression is: obviously a great language for safety critical
applications. We do not build safety critical applications, so... we
stick to C++ (or JAVA, or...)

Does anyone else get the same impression or is this just me again ?