Israeli space center to commemorate late astronaut Ilan Ramon, but not be named after him
Residents of the Arab city of Taibeh voice opposition to naming the center after the former IDF fighter pilot.
The space center dedicated yesterday (Tuesday) in the city of Taibeh will not be named after the late Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon. The center will be called the Taibeh Space Center. Under the name there will be a prominent inscription: "To perpetuate the memory of astronaut Ilan Ramon."
There has been a debate in recent months about the name of the center, which was originally supposed to...