The UAE’s mission to the moon in on track for launch in the next few months. This came as the UAE President and Vice-President met members of the Emirates Lunar Mission team.
Sharing photos from the meeting, the President, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, tweeted: “This historic project is further expanding the UAE’s contribution to the space sector and enabling our people to harness their knowledge and skills to serve their country and humanity.”
It will mark the Arab world’s first mission to the moon’s surface. A successful mission would make the UAE the fourth country globally to land on the moon.