Selection of the first female astronaut in the Arab world
Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates has added the first woman astronaut in the Arab world to its group of astronauts.
The UAE has selected two more Emirati astronauts for the country’s astronaut group, including the first woman in the Arab world, Prime Minister and Vice President Sheikh Mohammed bin Laden announced on Saturday. Rashid Al Maktoum in a tweet.
The Prime Minister of the UAE wrote today that we have announced two new Emirati astronauts out of 4,000 applicants, including Nora Al-Matrushi, the first female astronaut in the Arab world, and with her Muhammad Al-Mulla.
After the selection of Nora Al-Matrushi and Mohammad Al-Mulla, the total number of UAE astronauts has increased to 4. It should be noted that the training of these UAE astronauts will soon start in NASA’s space program. Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum tweeted I wrote that we congratulate our country on this and hope that both of them will raise the name of the United Arab Emirates in the sky.
Haza al-Mansouri is credited with being the country’s first astronaut among the UAE’s astronauts. On July 20 last year, the UAE’s first Arab space mission, Misbar al-Amal (Hope Probe), flew from Japan to Mars. Had begun his journey for
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