It is truly heartwarming to note that the UAE is planning an Arab mission to the moon by 2024. The ambitious project is being spearheaded by none other than His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,
Sanad, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala) announced on Monday a new Dhs1 billion deal with Pratt & Whitney and International Aero Engines (IAE).
MeznSat aims to enrich scientific research and organise space-related activities while studying the Greenhouse Gas and red tide phenomenon in the UAE's atmosphere.
There is no doubt that Emiratis are a very talented people, and the backing of the leadership has helped them do what was hitherto considered well nigh impossible. Long before a lockdown became the new normal,
The UAE has been taking giant steps in space exploration. The first Arab mission to the moon is yet another worthy addition in that direction (“UAE plans first Arab mission to moon with national competencies by 2024,” Sept 26, Gulf Today).
The team includes a group of young national cadres specialised in advanced technologies, such as electrical and mechanical engineering, software, communication and electronic design.
The UAE Cabinet, chaired by Sheikh Mohammed issued a resolution restructuring the Board of Directors of the UAE Space Agency, headed by Sarah Bint Yousif Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Sciences.
The well-known physicist and author Stephen Hawking once said, “Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist.
All kinds of things have been sent to space. Tesla founder Elon Musk has dispatched a model of his famous Tesla Roadster vehicle to space.