ESA'S BRUSSELS BUDGET BATTLE
YearESA proposalContributions offered
Million EurosMillion Euros
Optional programs: GalileoSat definition development1999-2000 2000–200540 46060 178
Telecommunications1999-2005359290
Earth Observation1999-2002759 (690*)593
Space station exploitation2000-2001344343
Ariane 5 Plus1999-2001462 (416*)416
Future Launcher Technology1999-20017054
Mandatory programs: Science1999-20031850Approved 1460
General budget1999-2003850649
  • *Ministers reduced the request.

  • † 1999–2002 (1 Euro = $1.09)

  • SOURCE: ESA