Hazzaa Al Mansoori photo on display at the Nasdaq building in New York. WAM
The main facade of Nasdaq building has paid tribute to Al Mansoori, saying, "A proud moment. Welcome back home Hazzaa Al Mansoori, UAE’s first astronaut, to reach the International Space Station, ISS."
Nasdaq is one of the world's largest exchanges in terms of market capitalisation.
The stock market building mural, displayed Emirati astronaut's picture in space suit, flashing a victory sign and celebrating the country's journey to the space, a privilege enjoyed by only few countries.
Hazzaa spent eight days in space on board the International Space Station, ISS. He conducted 16 scientific experiments, and 6 of them were in microgravity.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed receives Hazzaa and Sultan Al Neyadi at the Al Bateen airport.
Hazzaa was honoured as part of the university's efforts to support the country’s space sector.
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