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Astronomy => In the Media... => Topic started by: Carole on Dec 07, 2019, 21:57:37

Title: Meade files for Bankruptcy
Post by: Carole on Dec 07, 2019, 21:57:37
In the USA which apparently is not quite the same as in the UK if you read on:

https://www.ocregister.com/2019/12/05/irvine-telescope-maker-meade-files-for-bankruptcy-after-losing-antitrust-case/
Title: Re: Meade files for Bankruptcy
Post by: NoelC on Dec 07, 2019, 22:54:19
Interesting article; I wonder how that will pan out in the restricted astronomy market; suspect it will favour chinese suppliers in the medium quality market.
Title: Re: Meade files for Bankruptcy
Post by: Apophis on Dec 08, 2019, 07:17:41
Always thought that prices were high ,
Roger