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STS-51G Discovery, 30 years ago
« on: 06/17/2015 09:30 AM »
30 years ago, the Discovery flight STS-51G took 3 different nationalities: Americans of course, but also French, Patrick Baudry, first to fly in the US shuttle, but second French astronaut, and a Saudi, Prince Al Saud, nephew of the late King Fahd of Saudi Arabia
The STS-51G crew :


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Re: STS-51G Discovery, 30 years ago
« Reply #2 on: 06/17/2015 03:25 PM »
Sorry, I've forgotten it !  :-[
« Last Edit: 06/17/2015 03:26 PM by Aragatz »

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Re: STS-51G Discovery, 30 years ago
« Reply #3 on: 06/17/2015 03:31 PM »
Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was a nephew of then Saudi King Fahd. He is the third son of the current King of Saudi Arabia, His Highness Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sultan_bin_Salman_Al_Saud

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