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From: Ed Falis <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 6 Jun 1997 23:06:34 -0400
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Yep, just a harmless study.
>From: Mike Bates 598 Computer_Systems <[log in to unmask]>
To: Ed Falis <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Friday, June 06, 1997 10:12 AM
Subject: Decision in favor of C++

>Just thought I'd let you know that my boss has closed the debate and
>officially decided to go with C++.  The final straw was the NRC "Ada
>and Beyond" report issued last November.  He saw many of his concerns
>voiced there and interpreted the overall message of the report as
>"Don't use Ada unless you're developing warfighting software."
>I appreciate your help over the phone last week, and I'm sorry things
>didn't work out.
>Mike Bates               FlightSafety International, Simulation Systems
>Staff Engineer           2700 North Hemlock Circle
>Computer Systems Group   Broken Arrow, Oklahoma 74012
>[log in to unmask]        918-251-0500 ext. 598