United Arab Emirates Launched its First Mars Mission Named "Hope" Lifted Off
The United Arab Emirates has set its first-ever Mars Space Mission from the Tanegashima Space Centre in Japan. The launch of the probe is named 'Hope' and it took off on July 20. "We have launched the H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 42 (H-IIA F42) carrying aboard the Emirates Mars Mission's (EMM) HOPE spacecraft... at 6:58:14 (JST) (2158GMT)," rocket manufacturer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries said in a statement.