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Al Kahir


Ballistic missile launch location known to have been used for 3 launches from 1962 to 1963, reaching up to 80 kilometers altitude.

Longitude: 30.5835 deg.
Latitude: 29.7910 deg.

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Al Kahir Chronology


1962 July 21 - . Launch Site: Al Kahir. Launch Vehicle: Al Kahir.
  • Test mission - . Nation: Egypt. Agency: EGAO. Apogee: 50 km (31 mi).

1962 July 21 - . Launch Site: Al Kahir. Launch Vehicle: Al Kahir.
  • Test mission - . Nation: Egypt. Agency: EGAO. Apogee: 50 km (31 mi).

1963 May 1 - . Launch Site: Al Kahir. Launch Vehicle: Al Kahir.
  • Meteorological test - . Nation: Egypt. Agency: EGAO. Apogee: 80 km (49 mi).

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