The Government of Dubai Media Office on Twitter shared a post of babies born on the day of the historic red letter day. The media office wrote, “Astronauts of the future, born on Feb 9, 2021 — the day the UAE made it to Mars.
"Touchdown confirmed! Perseverance safely on the surface of Mars, ready to begin seeking signs of past life,” flight controller Swati Mohan announced to back-slapping, fist-bumping colleagues wearing masks against the coronavirus.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) scientists on Friday presented images which were taken at the very end of the so-called "seven-minutes-of-terror" descent sequence that brought the Mars rover Perseverance on the Red Planet.
February could be called a red-letter month, as three missions to the Red Planet saw fruition during this period. The UAE showed the way, with a lot of Hope. It was the Hope Probe that was the trailblazer. Its entry into Mars’ orbit on Tuesday evening made international
Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub, lit up in red to commemorate the journey of the Hope Probe to Mars, as the intra-planetary vessel is due to reach the red planet on February 9th.
After hurtling hundreds of millions of miles through space since last summer, three robotic explorers are ready to hit the brakes at Mars. The stakes - and anxiety - are sky high. The United Arab Emirates’ orbiter reaches Mars on Tuesday, followed
Two giant 100-metre cranes and 40-metre screen made the moons visible from long distances allowing people to see what the probe sees.
The limited-edition design is made from the world’s first ‘Martian Ink,’ extracted from volcanic basalt rocks that give Mars its distinct rusty colour.
The UAE made history on Tuesday evening, Feb.9, as the first Arab nation, and the fifth in the world, to reach Mars after the Hope Probe successfully entered the Red Planet’s orbit on, at 7:42pm.