Al Zaabi: Hazza Al Mansoori inspires school & university students

  • Friday 11, October 2019 03:18 PM
  • Al Zaabi: Hazza Al Mansoori inspires school & university students
Sharjah24: Rashid Al Zaabi, Government Liaison Specialist at UAE Space Agency said that Hazza Al Mansoori the first Emirati astronaut, has become a great source of inspiration for students in universities and schools.
Speaking to “Sharjah 24” on the sidelines of a panel discussion organised by the University of Sharjah Kalba Branch on Thursday, he explained that his lecture focused on the space sector and state strategies in this context and familiarise university students with the UAE's access to space, which began as a dream for the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

Al Zaabi pointed out that the great follow-up to the historic mission started by Hazza Al Mansoori to reach the International Space Station, touched by all in all circles, especially among the youth and students, which promises a new generation is no doubt that space science will be on his list of priorities.

He pointed out to the students the importance of the State's investment in the space sector from the scientific aspects, reviewing aspects of the astronauts program and their scientific experiments throughout their time in the International Space Station, and the future of these experiments and research.