Well I don't know about that. However, NASA occasionally have problems
converting between imperial and metric units; whereas Ariane is a pretty
Metric is the way to go.
Rich (electronics engineer in England)
NASA needs to metricate more but remember that NASA is one of the most
pro-metric organisations in the US. The official report said that the
NASA Mars Climate Orbiter was lost because Lockheed failed to use
metric units as specified by NASA.
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