Tags : UAE Space Agency

UAE’s Rashid Rover to launch on November 28

Dubai: The ambitious Emirates Lunar Mission (ELM) of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) is set to launch on November 28 at the earliest, at 3.46 am US Eastern Standard Time/12.46 pm UAE Time. The above dates and times are subject to change depending on weather and other conditions. The announcement follows the confirmation […]...Read More

Emirates Mars Mission releases the second batch of scientific data to the world

DUBAI: The Emirates Mars Mission, the first interplanetary mission undertaken by an Arab nation, has released the second tranche of observations to a global audience of scientists, researchers, educationalists and enthusiasts. Over 76 GB of raw data has been uploaded to the EMM Science Data Centre and is available athttps://sdc.emiratesmarsmission.ae as part of the second batch […]...Read More

UAE to host the SpaceOps Conference in 2023

DUBAI: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) announced that it is all set to host the 17th International Conference on Space Operations (SpaceOps 2023), one of the world’s leading and premier space events at the World Trade Centre in Dubai, UAE. The event, being held for the first time ever in the Arab world, […]...Read More

UAE first Space Economic Zone to open in Masdar City

ABU DHABI: The UAE Space Agency and Masdar will establish the nation’s first Space Economic Zone in Masdar City to create an integrated business ecosystem to propel startups and SMEs. It is the first of many space-tech hubs the UAE Space Agency will launch to create a competitive private sector, build national capabilities and contribute […]...Read More

Stars recently discovered named after Sheikh Zayed

ABU DHABI: The Emirates Astronomical Observatory announced the discovery of a number of new Variable stars in conjunction with the World Space Week, which concluded, where the head of the team of the Emirates Astronomical Observatory Engineer Nezar Sallam was able to discover 3 Variable Stars, record and adopt this discovery in the record of […]...Read More

Advertising now to venture out of this world

DUBAI: Russia has blazed a new trail in space, developing technology that will soon enable advertising high above the Earth as early as next year, and shooting a full-length feature film at the International Space Station (ISS). Participating in ‘Russia: Space’, held as part of Expo 2020 Dubai, Russian company Avant Space unveiled details of […]...Read More

UAE Space Agency’s unique opportunity for innovators to solve humanity’s challenges

DUBAI: The UAE Space Agency has launched a new competition offering up to AED 4 million in funding for next-generation proposals that address climate change and food security. Scientists, entrepreneurs, academics seeking to address some of the world’s crises are invited to participate and accelerate the UAE’s knowledge-driven economy. The competition was announced under the […]...Read More

Explore Expo 2020’s outstanding Space Week!

DUBAI: Expo 2020 Dubai visitors can blast off on a fascinating voyage through space missions and future explorations with the Space Walk journey, which celebrates and brings alive humanity’s relationship with the final frontier. Using technology and immersive techniques, the curated journey is an out-of-this-world experience, examining the remarkable success stories of how nations conquered […]...Read More

Expo 2020’s Space Week is almost ready for lift off!

DUBAI: Expo launches Space Week in the upcoming days, presenting an array of content, discussions, and more that will probe the benefits, solutions, and challenges of exploring beyond our planet’s orbit. The out-of-this-world event, which runs from October 17-23 and is held in association with the UAE Space Agency and Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre […]...Read More