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KhalifaSat flown to Korea with Emirates SkyCargo

Posted 19 June 2018

KhalifaSat, the first fully UAE-built Earth observation satellite, has been flown to South Korea prior to its launch in Japan later this year. Steve Nichols reports.

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Lost in space

Posted 5 June 2018

The Yahsat Al Yah 3 satellite is on target to reach its final orbital slot by June, despite the Ariane 5 rocket used to loft it into space experiencing a launch anomaly. Steve Nichols reports.

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UAE Space Agency discusses UAE’s ambitious space sector at SpaceOps 2018

Posted 4 June 2018

A UAE Space Agency delegation has taken part in Space Ops 2018, a prestigious international forum for discussing advanced and technical areas of space exploration hosted by the French Centre National d’Etudes

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UAE Space Agency conducts MeznSat preliminary design review

Posted 17 May 2018

The UAE Space Agency, working in partnership with Khalifa University of Science and Technology and the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has reviewed the preliminary design of the MeznSat 3U CubeSat, which is

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Public-private collaboration is vital Hewson tells Aerospace Summit

Posted 1 May 2018

Collaborations that focus on shared opportunity, growth and progress are critical for global security, said Lockheed Martin’s CEO at the Global Aerospace Summit in Abu Dhabi today.

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Saudia to be launch customer for new connectivity system with global reach

Posted 12 April 2018

Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) is to be the launch customer of a new high speed connectivity system launched at the Aircraft Interiors show in Hamburg last night.

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CNES and KACST sign Executive Programme agreement

Posted 11 April 2018

On the occasion of the state visit to France of Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall and Turki Bin Saud Bin Mohammed Al Saud, President of King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST),

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Tiangong-1 broke up over the South Pacific without entering the UAE skies

Posted 4 April 2018

The UAE Space Agency has confirmed that China's Tiangong-1 Space Laboratory reentered the Earth's atmosphere on April 2 and broken up over the South Pacific at 04:16 am UAE time. The laboratory’s descent was

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UAE Space Agency welcomes visiting Saudi delegation

Posted 30 March 2018

The UAE Space Agency, represented by Dr. Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi, the Director General of the Agency, hosted a high-level delegation from Saudi Arabia headed by Dr. Ibrahim bin Mahmoud Babli Undersecretary for Sectorial

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UAE to collaborate with Russia and Kazakhstan on future space projects

Posted 27 March 2018

The United Arab Emirates, represented by the UAE Space Agency, has signed a Letter of Intent with both Russia and Kazakhstan to cooperate in various fields of space exploration and to collaborate on future space

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Tiangong-1 space laboratory’s fall to Earth poses no risk to lives or buildings

Posted 26 March 2018

The United Arab Emirates Space Agency has confirmed that China's Tiangong-1 Space Laboratory’s fall back to Earth poses virtually no risk to residents or structures.

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Living in the city...on Mars

Posted 16 March 2018

The United Arab Emirates has aspirations that are literally out of this world when it comes to its space industry. In fact, as Steve Nichols reports, it has its eyes firmly fixed on Earth’s nearest neighbour – Mars.

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UAE Space Agency showcases impact of partnerships at 2nd International Space Exploration Forum

Posted 6 March 2018

Leaders of the UAE Space Agency showcased the positive impact of partnerships and the strategic importance of developing the UAE space industry at the 2nd International Space

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UAE Space Agency organises scientific initiative on meteorites and space exploration

Posted 19 February 2018

The UAE Space Agency, in cooperation with the University of Sharjah, the Sharjah Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences (SCASS) and the Japanese Chiba Institute of Technology, has organized the

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Emirates SkyCargo transports first space satellite manufactured in the UAE

Posted 15 February 2018

Emirates SkyCargo has transported KhalifaSat- the first satellite developed and built by Emirati engineers in the UAE at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC).

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UAE Space Agency signs MoU with France's CNES

Posted 14 February 2018

The UAE Space Agency has signed a MOU with the French National Centre for Space Studies (CNES).

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Emirati students to develop MeznSat environmental monitoring nanosat

Posted 13 February 2018

The UAE Space Agency has announced a new satellite project called MeznSat, a 3U CubeSat which will study Earth’s atmosphere being developed in partnership with Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, part of

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CNES and UAESA to develop joint hyperspectral satellite to observe climate change

Posted 12 February 2018

CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall and Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Chairman of the United Arab Emirates Space Agency (UAESA), signed an agreement to develop a joint hyperspectral imaging satellite to

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UAE Space Agency looks into future cooperation with Italian delegation

Posted 5 February 2018

The UAE Space Agency, represented by Dr. Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi, Director General of the UAE Space Agency, discussed avenues for future cooperation with a high-profile delegation from Italy.

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UAE Space Agency showcases industry opportunities at BETT Educational Training and Technology Show

Posted 31 January 2018

The UAE Space Agency showcased industry opportunities and strategic vision for the space sector at the annual BETT Educational Training and Technology Show held in London,

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Yahsat third satellite ready for launch

Posted 25 January 2018

The Ariane 5 rocket carrying Yahsat's third satellite "Al Yah 3" is in position for launch from French Guiana. A successful launch will mean Yahsat's commercial Ka-band coverage will be extended to an additional 20 markets, reaching 60% of Africa's

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UAE Space Agency launches iShuttle Portal

Posted 9 January 2018

The UAE Space Agency has launched a new online portal called ‘iShuttle'. The new portal is designed to engage with and drive interest in space among students, teachers and the wider public.

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First board of trustees meeting held at the Space Research Centre

Posted 4 January 2018

The Space Research Centre Board of Trustees has held its first meeting at the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) campus in Al Ain.

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ARABSAT directors to meet in Turkey this week

Posted 31 December 2017

Arab Satellite Communications Organization (ARABSAT) will be holding its 160th Board of Directors meetings in Istanbul, Turkey, on 3rd – 4th ـ January 2018, under the chairmanship of Dr. Nasser Al-Hujailan, Deputy Minister of

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UAE endorses Paris Declaration for establishment of a Space Climate Observatory

Posted 13 December 2017

An official delegation from the UAE Space Agency participated in high-level meetings with the international space agencies at the One Planet Summit.

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UAE voted a Member of the International Charter on Space and Major Disasters

Posted 11 December 2017

The United Arab Emirates Space Agency (UAE Space Agency), the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) and the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) have jointly announced

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UAE and US strengthen collaboration in space

Posted 27 November 2017

Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Higher Education and Chairman of the UAE Space, led a delegation of ministers and senior space and science officials from the UAE has visited Washington D.C. where it met with senior space

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UAE to Collaborate with US FAA and Swedish National Space Board

Posted 20 November 2017

The UAE has signed an MoU with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States Department of Transportation and the Swedish National Space Board (SNSB).

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CNES and UAESA sign declaration on climate

Posted 9 November 2017

In the presence of President Emmanuel Macron and the Emir of Dubai, CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall and Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Chairman of the United Arab Emirates Space Agency (UAESA), signed a joint declaration of interest on tackling

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UAE Space Agency participates in International Conference on Women Leaders in Kuwait

Posted 7 November 2017

The UAE Space Agency has participated in the International Conference on Women Leaders in Science, Technology and Engineering, held at the Arab Organisations Headquarters in Kuwait.

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UAE Space Agency To Take Part in the Dubai Airshow

Posted 6 November 2017

The UAE Space Agency is participating in the Dubai Airshow 2017, hosted at Al Maktoum International Airport from 12-16 November.

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UAE Space Agency discusses opportunities for cooperation with United Nations Development Programme

Posted 2 November 2017

Officials from the UAE Space Agency (UAESA), led by His Excellency Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi, Director General of the UAE Space Agency, met with officials from the United Nations

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UAE Space Agency welcomes Kuwaiti delegation

Posted 18 October 2017

The UAE Space Agency has welcomed an official delegation from the Kuwaiti scientific, research and academic institutions visiting the UAE this week to learn about the experience, achievements and future plans of the UAE space sector.

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UAE Space Agency signs MoU with Luxembourg

Posted 11 October 2017

The UAE Space Agency has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, defining a framework for collaboration and the exchange of information and expertise in the fields of space science,

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UAE researchers present Academic Space Studies at International Astronautical Congress

Posted 3 October 2017

Delegates from the UAE Space Agency and Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre presented eight academic papers to the 68th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), providing insight into the

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Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre wins the first IAF Excellence in 3G Diversity

Posted 29 September 2017

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre wins the first IAF Excellence in 3G Diversity Award at the International Astronautical Congress.

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UAE Space Agency hosts Emirati students at 68th International Astronautical Congress

Posted 28 September 2017

The UAE Space Agency, in collaboration with the UAE Embassy in Australia, hosted a group of Emirati students studying space related scientific fields in Australia at the Agency's stand at the 68th

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre launch second edition of Explore Mars Competition

Posted 20 September 2017

Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre, the entity in charge of designing, implementing and supervising all the phases of the Emirates Mars Mission- Hope mission under the supervision of the UAE Space

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Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre launch first edition of MBRSC Science Event

Posted 18 September 2017

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has launched the first edition of Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre Science Event (MBRSC Science Event), that will be held under the patronage of His Highness

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DHMI and Aireon sign space-based ADS-B MoU

Posted 13 September 2017

Aireon announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The General Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMI), Turkey's Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP), for work on benefit analysis and concept of

in Space

UAE Space Agency Discusses collaboration with The International Astronautical Federation

Posted 6 September 2017

A UAE Space Agency delegation, led by chairman Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, met with the President of the International Astronautical Federation, Dr. Jean-Yves Le Gall, to discuss a range of

in Space

UAE Space Agency discusses cooperation with Ministry of Climate Change and Environment

Posted 21 August 2017

The UAE Space Agency has discussed means of joint cooperation with the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment during a meeting between high-level Space Agency delegates and the Minister of

in Space

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre organises Space Summer Camp

Posted 7 August 2017

For the third consecutive year, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre organised a summer camp for intermediate and high school students. The Camp included a number of interactive workshops, scientific and technical

in Space

MBRSC launches its first Science camp, 'Like a Scientist'

Posted 31 July 2017

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre has launched the first science summer camp, under the title 'Like a Scientist'.

in Space

Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre joins Sentinel Asia initiative

Posted 26 July 2017

Mohammed Bin Rashid Space (MBRSC) has joined Sentinel Asia, an international initiative among space agencies, disaster management agencies, and international agencies for applying remote sensing and Web-GIS

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UAE Space Agency celebrates third anniversary

Posted 17 July 2017

The UAE Space Agency celebrated on Sunday its third anniversary in an official ceremony in Abu Dhabi.

in Space

Boeing Global Services begins operations

Posted 3 July 2017

Boeing has launched its third major business unit when Boeing Global Services began operating alongside Commercial Airplanes and Defense, Space & Security.

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Airbus and OneWeb Satellites start serial production

Posted 28 June 2017

OneWeb Satellites has inaugurated its assembly line at Airbus' manufacturing facility in Toulouse to begin end-to-end validation, testing, and integration of its first satellites set for launch in just over nine months.

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PARIS AIRSHOW: Astrobotic and ATLAS announce lunar laser communications payload

Posted 22 June 2017

Astrobotic, which is making the Moon accessible to the world, and ATLAS Space Operations Inc., the US leader in cloud-based satellite management and control services have announced at the Paris Air

in Space

Heico acquires composites manufacturer

Posted 20 June 2017

Heico has announced that its Flight Support Group has acquired 100% of Carbon by Design, a rapidly growing manufacturer of composite components for UAVs, rockets, spacecraft and other specialised applications. The purchase price and financial

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MoU signed between Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre and University of Dubai

Posted 20 June 2017

To strengthen links of cooperation between educational institutions in the UAE and centre's specialised in advanced technology, science and space, The Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has signed

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Dubai Sat-2 captures satellite image of The Great Mosque of Mecca

Posted 6 June 2017

Celebrating the Holy Month of Ramadan, DubaiSat-2, a satellite owned and operated by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) captured a satellite image of The Great Mosque of Mecca in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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UAE Space Agency and Algerian Space Agency strengthen ties

Posted 27 April 2017

The UAE Space Agency has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with its Algerian counterpart the Algerian Space Agency.

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UAE Space Agency conducting 14 Year of Giving events and initiatives

Posted 24 April 2017

The UAE Space Agency is implementing 14 special events and initiatives as part of its activities for the Year of Giving, which was declared by HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE.

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Emirates Space Innovation Group holds third meeting at AUS

Posted 4 April 2017

The Emirates Space Innovation Group (ESIG) has held its third meeting with its member organisations since being formed by the UAE Space Agency in May 2016.

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Arabsat to participate in CABSAT 2017

Posted 20 March 2017

Arab Satellite Communications Organization – Arabsat- is participating in The Broadcast, Satellite & Digital Media Event for Middle East, North Africa "Satellite MENA 2017", in March 21 to 23, 2017 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition

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Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre signs MoU with KARI

Posted 6 March 2017

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has signed a n MoU with the Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) in South Korea with the goal of cooperating on various space-related activities and transferring expertise.

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Nayif-1 transmits its first message from space in Arabic

Posted 23 February 2017

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has announced that Nayif-1 has transmitted its first message in Arabic from space - a quote by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president and Prime Minister of

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MBRSC and AUS announce launch of Nayif-1 between 14 & 25 February

Posted 8 February 2017

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and the American University of Sharjah (AUS) have announced that the launch of the nanosatellite Nayif-1 will occur between the 14th and 25th February 2017, from Satish

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Middle East in key Kymeta sea-land-air connectivity target

Posted 2 February 2017

The USA's satellite solutions provider Kymeta says the Middle East is shaping up as a key market for its mTenna high-throughput satellite connectivity terminal for which aviation grade solutions are expected by the end of the

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Space industry leaders address need for internatioanl collaboration on challenges

Posted 2 February 2017

Space industry leaders meeting in Abu Dhabi this week addressed the need for effective international collaboration to deal with the industry's most pressing opportunities and challenges.

in Space

Public support picking up for space industry development, says Global Space Congress expert

Posted 1 February 2017

Public interest worldwide in the global space industry is undergoing a resurgence thanks to social media, plans for human space travel, asteroid mining and competitively-friendly

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MBRSC submits request to host the 71st session of International Astronautical Congress

Posted 31 January 2017

Yosouf Hamad Al Shaibani, director general of the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), has announced that the centre has submitted a request to the International Astronautical

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Arab Space Agencies gather at Global Space Congress

Posted 30 January 2017

The Arab space sector will gather under one roof to discuss ways of strengthening joint cooperation between Arab states in the space sector at the Global Space Congress. The international event is set to be held in Abu Dhabi under the

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Just one small step…

Posted 19 January 2017

A group of UAE nationals are emerging as leaders in space, thanks to a programme developed by the UAE Space Agency, Mubadala, and Lockheed Martin. Marcelle Nethersole reports.

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AlSat Nano takes first colour image

Posted 16 January 2017

AlSat Nano - a joint Algerian Space Agency and UK Space Agency nanosatellite mission - has captured and downloaded its first full colour image.

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Set for blast-off in Abu Dhabi

Posted 12 January 2017

The two-day Global Space Congress (GSC) returns to Abu Dhabi from January 31-February 1 at the St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort. Steve Nichols looks forward to the event.

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Emirati students to conduct Zero-G training as part of space training in Japan

Posted 12 January 2017

A team of Emirati students and engineers will conduct a reduced-gravity parabolic flight experiment over Japan later this month, as part of the UAE Space Agency's capacity building program launched

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AURAK and UAE Space Agency sign partnership agreement

Posted 9 January 2017

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a partnership agreement with the UAE Space Agency.

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Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre hosts United Nations/United Arab Emirates - High Level Forum

Posted 21 December 2016

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has hosted the United Nations/United Arab Emirates High Level Forum: "Space as a Driver for Socio-Economic Sustainable Development",

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Global partnerships to drive development of Earth observation programmes

Posted 12 December 2016

Space industry leaders argue that future development in the space sector will be built on ever-increasing international partnerships and deeper collaboration between nations.

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UAE Space Agency issues The National Space Sector Policy

Posted 12 December 2016

The UAE Space Agency has issued the national space sector policy.

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Vega launcher successfully completes eighth mission

Posted 6 December 2016

The Vega launcher has successfully completed its eighth mission correctly positioning into orbit the Turkish satellite GÖKTÜRK-1, at an altitude of approximately 700 kilometres.

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Yahsat & Talia sign long-term, multimillion-dollar partnership agreement

Posted 23 November 2016

Yahsat, the UAE-based satellite operator has announced the start of a strategic partnership with Talia, a market-leading teleport, satellite, and terrestrial network operator.

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Space Systems Loral in partnership with Yahsat

Posted 17 November 2016

Space Systems Loral (SSL) has announced that it will work with Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat) to support the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology's Master Concentration in Space Systems and Technology in the United

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UAE Space Agency launches UAE Astronomical Camera Network

Posted 16 November 2016

The UAE Space Agency has officially launched the UAE Astronomical Camera Network (UACN) in cooperation with the International Astronomical Center (IAC). The network, which provides a range of astronomical data and reports,

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MBRSC showcases UAE space programme at World Space Risk Forum 2016

Posted 7 November 2016

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has participated in the World Space Risk Forum (WSRF) 2016, the global event that brings together a large number of international experts and specialists in the field of

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Asgardia receives over 100,000 citizen applications in 48 hours

Posted 14 October 2016

Asgardia, the first Space Nation, has welcomed over 100,000 citizen applications in 48 hours.

in Space

'Asgardia' to become the first new Space Nation

Posted 13 October 2016

Plans have been announced to create the first new Space Nation to be called 'Asgardia'.

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UAE Space Agency joins The International Astronautical Federation

Posted 28 September 2016

The UAE Space Agency has joined the International Astronautical Federation (IAF).

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Dubai to host preliminary forums for UNISPACE+50 conference

Posted 28 September 2016

The UAE Space Agency will host two high level preliminary forums for the UNISPACE conference in Dubai throughout 2016 and 2017, in collaboration with the Mohamed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC).

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Airbus Defence and Space secures Europe's first design organisation approval for UAS

Posted 25 September 2016

After more than two years' work Airbus Defence and Space has become the world's first company to be approved by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the design and development of unmanned

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UAE Space Agency announces details of national space sector policy

Posted 8 September 2016

The UAE Space Agency has unveiled details of the National Space Sector Policy.

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UAE Space Agency, Mubadala and Lockheed Martin launch space-based workforce development programme

Posted 10 August 2016

Lockheed Martin, the UAE Space Agency and Mubadala have launched a space-based workforce training programme to develop emerging leaders in the UAE space industry.

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UAE students head for Senior Space School UK

Posted 27 July 2016

The UAE Space Agency announced today that it is sponsoring a group of UAE students to the Senior Space School UK programme, run by the physics department at the University of Leicester.

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MBRSC captures HD images of the Moon with DubaiSat-2

Posted 20 July 2016

DubaiSat-2, the second Earth observation satellite owned and operated by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), has captured clear, high-resolution image of the Moon in its crescent phase to mark the 47th anniversary of the

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Nanosatellite, Nayif-1, completes testing ready for launch

Posted 29 June 2016

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and the American University of Sharjah (AUS) have announced the completion of the communication Nanosatellite, Nayif-1.

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UAE Space Agency and Lockheed Martin partner on training

Posted 27 June 2016

Lockheed Martin announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the UAE Space Agency to launch a comprehensive dual-track space training programme for students and early career professionals in space

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NASA administrator Charles Bolden visits MBRSC

Posted 15 June 2016

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden visited the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) accompanied by a number of NASA officials and representatives of the United States Embassy in the UAE and the United States Consulate in Dubai.

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UAE and NASA sign outer space and aeronautics cooperation agreement

Posted 13 June 2016

The United Arab Emirates and the United States of America have entered into an agreement to cooperate in aeronautics research, and the exploration and use of airspace and outer space for peaceful purposes, working

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Date change for Abu Dhabi's Global Space Congress

Posted 8 June 2016

The dates for the Global Space Congress in Abu Dhabi have been changed.

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Arabsat 6A and Hellas-Sat-4/SaudiGeoSat-1 pass technical review

Posted 2 June 2016

Lockheed Martin, Arab Satellite Communications Organization and King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) have completed a comprehensive technical review of Arabsat 6A and

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UAE Space Agency advisory committee conclude meetings in Abu Dhabi

Posted 24 May 2016

The UAE Space Agency advisory committee concluded its meetings in Abu Dhabi today, with day two focusing on human development, educational capabilities, and attracting and inspiring youth to enter the space sector.

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UAE Space Agency advisory committee convenes in Abu Dhabi to review national space strategy

Posted 23 May 2016

The UAE Space Agency advisory committee convened Monday in Abu Dhabi to discuss and review the Agency's achievements in developing the national space sector and its future approach. The

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Yahsat and Tele10 sign MoU for Yahclick in Rwanda, Burundi and East DRC

Posted 11 May 2016

UAE-based satellite operator, Yahsat, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with regional broadcast and internet service provider, Tele10 Group, to discuss collaboration on improving internet

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UAE Space Agency and Luxembourg discuss mutual cooperation

Posted 5 April 2016

The UAE Space Agency has discussed ways of bilateral cooperation and mutual collaboration with a delegation from the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg at the Agency's headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

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The UAE and Japan take first steps in space collaboration

Posted 23 March 2016

The United Arab Emirates, represented by the UAE Space Agency and the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre, has signed an MoU and a contract with Japanese institutions to launch the “Hope Probe” to outer space and strengthen

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UAE Space Agency reaffirms commitment to space education programmes

Posted 21 March 2016

UAE Space Agency has reaffirmed its commitment to driving innovation and space education programmes.

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MBRSC launches the first Arab space science magazine for kids

Posted 17 March 2016

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has launched the first Arab scientific magazine, the “Red Planet”, dedicated to space science for children throughout the Arab world.

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UAE Space Agency and Thuraya participate in the UAE-UK pioneers forum

Posted 14 March 2016

The UAE Space Agency and Thuraya participated in the UAE-UK Pioneers Forum held in London last week, with the aim of highlighting the opportunities offered by the UAE space sector.

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KhalifaSat flown to Korea with Emirates SkyCargo

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The Yahsat Al Yah 3 satellite is on target to reach its final orbital slot by June, despite the Ariane 5 rocket used to loft it into space experiencing a launch anomaly. Steve Nichols reports.

UAE Space Agency conducts MeznSat preliminary design review

The UAE Space Agency, working in partnership with Khalifa University of Science and Technology and the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has reviewed the preliminary design of the MeznSat 3U CubeSat, which is being

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Collaborations that focus on shared opportunity, growth and progress are critical for global security, said Lockheed Martin’s CEO at the Global Aerospace Summit in Abu Dhabi today.

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