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Video: Ilan Ramon, first Israeli astronaut, and crew from space shuttle Columbia see Israel from space
I have just received an amazing video that shows Ilan Ramon, the first Israeli astronaut, and the rest of the crew of the space shuttle Columbia, while they comment on seeing Israel... from space:
The State of Israel seen from Space
In the video, you can see astronaut and hero David Brown, while the space shuttle crew comments on their flight over Egypt, the Sinai Peninsula and Israel.
For more information on Ilan Ramon and the space shuttle Columbia please read:
I copy the full video below - special thanks to Gary Fremont and his sister-in-law Donna for sending me a copy of the video.
If you don't see the video embeded above, click here (Right click on the link and choose "Save As..." - the file size is 445Kb).
You'll need a player capable of handling the Netshow Streaming format (ASX) - if you don't already have it, you can get Microsoft Windows Media Player for free here).
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