Lebanon's forgotten space programme
"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.
Edited by Waspie_Dwarf, 22 November 2013 - 04:46 PM.