[sarex] Re: ISS COMPUTERS NOT UP TO DATE
th.frey at tiscalinet.ch
Tue Nov 7 13:16:53 PST 2006
Arthur Rowe schrieb:
> SUBMITTED BY ARTHUR N1ORC - AMSAT A/C #31468
> November 7, 2006
> Glitch may force NASA to launch shuttle early
> Dec. 6 slotted for Discovery
> BY TODD HALVORSON
> FLORIDA TODAY
> HOUSTON - NASA faces a Dec. 17 deadline to launch Discovery and avoid
> computer failures that could appear if the shuttle and its astronauts
> are flying during the year-end computer clock rollover from 2006 to
> 2007, officials said Monday.
> The next chance to launch would be Jan. 14.
> Here's the situation:
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In which language have they programmed the control computers ?
In COBOL ? ;-) Just curious !
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