The United Arab Emirates has announced that it is aiming to launch its postponed Mars mission between July 20 and 22, depending on the weather.
The launch is now scheduled to take place between the 20th and 22nd July 2020, depending on improved weather. The precise time of the launch will be confirmed in due course.— UAEGov (@uaegov) July 16, 2020
The UAE will live stream the launch of the Emirates Mars Mission “Hope Probe” as it blasts off toward the red planet on July 17, official WAM news agency reports.#EmiratesMarsMission #HopeProbehttps://t.co/S0jFu3Vt83 pic.twitter.com/aUQt8eonjf— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) July 14, 2020
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Scientists inspect the Emirates Mars Mission Hope Probe. (UAE Space Agency and Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre)