United Arab Emirates Plans To Create Space Program, Land Mars Probe

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United Arab Emirates Plans To Create Space Program, Land Mars Probe

by Wochit 0:46 mins

United Arab Emirates Plans To Create Space Program, Land Mars Probe

by Wochit 0:46 mins

The United Arab Emirates has jumped into the international space race at a full sprint, announcing plans on Wednesday to create a space program and send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021. According to Reuters, UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan said "The UAE Mars probe represents the Islamic world’s entry into the era of space exploration. We will prove that we are capable of delivering new scientific contributions to humanity.

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