Dubai: For the primary time since establishing his Twitter account 11 years in the past, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE nd Ruler of Dubai, modified his profile image at the moment.
Sheikh Mohammed changed his profile image with a crimson background image, denating the crimson planet, with “Arabs to Mars” written as a brand on the backside of the brand new picture.
Additionally written on the centre of the brand new picture is “Hope Probe 2020”.
The transfer comes at the side of the continuing preparations to launch the Hope Probe, within the first-ever Arab mission to the Pink Planet.
Earlier final week, Sheikh Mohammed launched the ‘Arab House Pioneers’ programme that goals to construct Arab experience in area science and applied sciences.
On his Twitter account, Sheikh Mohammed mentioned, “Within the coming days, the UAE will launch the Hope Probe to Mars, the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission. And at the moment, we’re launching a programme to ask Arab youth to achieve experience in area applied sciences within the UAE.”
He added, “We attempt to organize the following era of Arab astronomers and area scientists as a part of our wider mission to revive the Arab civilisation’s standing within the scientific sphere.”
The UAE’s mission is scheduled to launch between July and August 2020 and start operations on Mars by February 2021. The Hope Probe might be launched from the Tanegashima House Heart in Japan. The identical website was used for the KhalifaSat in 2018. The UAE has additionally launched missions from Kazakhstan, Russia, and India.
Sheikh Mohammed has created his twitter web page in June 2009, and has so way over 10.three million followers, making his one of the crucial adopted world leaders on Twitter.