May 17, 2022


Race to the Galaxies starts here

Live coverage: United Arab Emirates to place probe into orbit around Mars today[

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The Emirates Mars Mission, the first deep space probe from the Arab world, is set to swing into orbit around the Red Planet on Tuesday to cap a 307 million-mile (494 million-kilometer), 205-day interplanetary voyage from Earth and begin a science mission studying the Martian climate. The critical Mars Orbit Insertion maneuver is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. EST (1530 GMT).

Live coverage of the arrival of the United Arab Emirates’ Hope orbiter at Mars. Text updates will appear automatically below. Follow us on Twitter.

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The UAE’s live coverage of the Hope mission’s arrival at Mars begins at 10 a.m. EST (1500 GMT).

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