From The BBC:
Most people have had a pop at Europe's proposed sat-nav system, Galileo, down the years. Let's face it, it's been an easy target.
Artist's impression of an IOV satellite in orbit"How not to implement a large-scale infrastructure project" is the criticism you often hear. "The Common Agricultural Policy in the sky" also became a popular jibe for a while.
Galileo will be at least five years late on its original timescale and hugely over budget.
It should have been fully operational by now and have cost the European taxpayer no more than 1.8bn euros.
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