UAE plans to launch Mars probe Friday after weather delay

Credit: Space Daily- Published on July 14, 2020
Dubai (AFP) July 14, 2020

The United Arab Emirates said it plans to launch its "Hope" Mars probe on Friday local time from Japan's Tanegashima Space Center after a two-day delay due to poor weather there. A rocket is due to blast off at 5:43 am local time (2043 GMT Thursday) carrying the unmanned spacecraft that is bound to...
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Published on July 13, 2020 -  02:04
The woman leading UAE's mission to Mars
The UAE's Hope probe will study the planet's weather and climate, in order to learn about its past.

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