In Science and Space: After successfully launching a mission to Mars, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) faces its next big challenge in space to touch the moon. The country plans to launch its first lunar mission in November this year.
The spacecraft, named Rashid, is scheduled to launch from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Cosmodrome between November 9 and 15.
The exact launch date will be announced at a later date, officials said. “We have completed testing the rover and are pleased with the results. The rover is installed on the lander and ready for launch,” said Dr. Al Marzouki.
Dr. Hamad Al-Marzouki, mission manager at the Dr. Mohammed bin Rashid Space Center, said the probe was launched aboard SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and was orbited by the Japanese Ispace lander in March. said it would be launched on
The spacecraft will be launched aboard a Falcon 9 rocket.