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The Lebanese Space Program  
User currently offlineoly720man From United Kingdom, joined May 2004, 7154 posts, RR: 11
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Interesting report/interview on the BBC about how students in early 1960's Lebanon got as far as launching rockets to the edge of space.

"My vision was to explore space - Lebanon could have done that."

Manoug Manougian's boast may sound unlikely, but 50 years ago he and a group of students found themselves as space pioneers of the Arab world. Despite a shoestring budget, they developed a rocket capable of reaching the edge of space.


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