UAE to Launch Its First Planetary Science Mission
August 2 , 2019
Ahmad Al Falasi, Chair of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Space Agency has confirmed that the Arab world is about to launch its first mission to Mars. Meanwhile, the mission is scheduled for July 2020. The UAE's Hope probe is said to take off from Japan and will land on Mars till the end of the following year. This will be done on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Emirates' independence. Interestingly, it is the first planetary-science mission that will be undertaken by the Arab World. The aim of the mission is find out the hidden answers of certain questions related to atmosphere.