The United Arab Emirates has Mars in as a vision, similar to how Obama embarked on Mars Journey. UAE is not only moving travelling to Mars orbiter but also establishing the first human settlement on the Red Planet by 2117.Th mission is dated to launch in 2020.
The Hope (Arabic: مسبار الأمل) spacecraft orbiter is a planned 2020 unmanned mission to Mars by the United Arab Emirates to study the Martian atmosphere and climate.The robotic space probe is expected to be launched in the summer of 2020 and to take seven to nine months to arrive at Mars. In designing the orbiter, the Emirates Mars Mission deputy project manager and science lead, Sarah Amiri, is expected to collaborate with the University of Colorado, the University of California, Berkeley and the Arizona State University.
The Hope spacecraft orbiter is a planned 2117 unmanned mission to Mars by the United Arab Emirates to study the Martian atmosphere and climate. The robotic space probe is expected to be launched in the summer of 2020 and to take seven to nine months to arrive at Mars.
The video entails the Mission projections and UAE great ambitious plan.
“The landing of people on other planets has been a longtime dream for humans. Our aim is that the UAE will spearhead international efforts to make this dream a reality,” Al Maktoum said in a statement. Just recently government of Dubai media office made this report concerning the Mars mission.
Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan have unveiled today the “Mars 2117 Project” which aims at its final stage to establish the first inhabitable human settlement in Mars by 2117.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said that exploring the space is an old human dream, where our objective is that the UAE leads international efforts to realize this dream. His Highness said that the UAE is among the top 9 countries in the world that invest in the space sciences, adding that it aims to accelerate the research in this domain. “Human ambitions have no limits, and whoever looks into the scientific breakthroughs in the current century believes that human abilities can realise the most important human dream,” Sheikh Mohammed said.
The ambitious project was launched today on the sideline of the 5th World Government Summit, and set to be developed and executed in partnership with major international scientific research institutions.
The first phase of the project will focus on preparing the human cadres able to achieve scientific breakthrough to facilitate the arrival of human to the Red Planet in the next decades. The Mars 2117 Project also aims to prepare an Emiratis scientists team and to develop an international scientific consortium to speed up the research project. The project will start with an Emiratis scientific team and will be extended to include international scientists and researchers, in addition to streamline the human efforts in term of exploring and settlement of the red plant.
The Mission phases
The Future Mars City
So the question is are human beings ready to settle on mars? Will you settle on mars of granted the opportunity?