Now there are two global ARGOS Centers: in Monterrey, USA (GODAE Center)
and in Touluse, France (Coriolis Center).
The gole of ARGO project is to distribute in the World Ocean
up to 3,000 profiling floats to the end of 2003.
ARGO got the status of international scientific programme
within the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (XX-6)
and the World Meteorological Organization(WMO).