By 2024, the UAE will have developed a 100 per cent Emirati-made lunar rover and sent it to the moon. The lunar mission will study various aspects of the lunar surface and pave the way for discoveries that can contribute to the development of science and specialised high-precision technologies in the space sector. It will also help test the UAE’s capabilities before embarking on manned missions to Mars.
The UAE aims to establish the first inhabitable human settlement on Mars by 2117. H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said that the project is a seed that the UAE plants today and expects future generations to reap the benefits, driven by its passion to learn to unveil a new knowledge. He issued directives to Mohammad Bin Rashid Space Centre to lead the Mars 2117 project and prepare a 100-year plan for its implementation.
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After a journey of about seven months, the Hope probe entered the orbit of Mars on 9 February 2021 at 7:42 pm, UAE time. Launched as part of Emirates Mars Mission, the probe will study the Martian atmosphere. The UAE is the first Arab country to reach Mars and its space agency is the fifth internationally to reach the Red Planet. The entry of the ...
Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founding President of the UAE
The Late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan established the foundation for a strong, united federation which welcomed modernisation while preserving the cultural and social heritage of the UAE. His objective was to invest in Emiratis and reap out of their active participation in building the nation.