Arab Emirates successfully launched a mission to Mars

Арабские Эмираты успешно запустили миссию на Марс

Monday, July 20, the United Arab Emirates has launched a probe of “Hope” in the mission to Mars is the first in the Arab world.

“The rocket carrying the probe was launched from a Japanese space center, Tanegashima, and started flying in space with a length of 500 million kilometers,” – said in the message.

As noted, “Hope” will be the first probe that provides a complete picture of Martian atmosphere and its layers.

It is expected that the mission will reach Mars in the first quarter of 2021, when the UAE will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the formation.