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Operator: France. Country: Algeria. Latitude: 30.90 N. Longitude: 3.08 W. Minimum Inclination: 34.0 degrees. Maximum Inclination: 40.0 degrees. Comments: Before it lost the colony, the French conducted nuclear, missile, and space launch tests from this site in the Sahara desert near the Moroccan border.
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Last update 12 March 2001.
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