UAE Energy: H.E Suhail Al Mazrouei Said “The Launch Of The Venus Exploration Project Is An Advanced Step Towards Strengthening The Country’s Global Position In The Field Of Space”.
His Excellency Eng. Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, extended his warmest congratulations and blessings to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, May God protect him, and his brother, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and President of the UAE The ministers and ruler of Dubai, May God preserve him, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, and their brothers, their Highnesses, members of the Supreme Council of the Union, rulers of the Emirates, on the occasion of the UAE launching a new project to explore the planet Venus and the asteroid belt, the pioneering national project which carries messages of pride and hope for the whole world.”
His Excellency stressed that the project is an advanced step towards enhancing the country’s position globally in the field of space and related sciences, and that the UAE is moving forward towards challenging the emergency conditions experienced by the world and transforming them into real opportunities for the future industry, thanks to the clear vision of our wise leadership towards preparing for the fifty coming years, more qualitative achievements will be made.
His Excellency pointed out that the project embodies the culture of the impossible inherent in the country since the establishment of the Union in 1971, which has resulted in many developmental achievements for the country and for the citizen, including the Hope Probe Project and the exploration of the Red Planet (Mars) with the young national competencies that know no limits to their ambition and passion, and that the Venus Exploration Project and the asteroid belt are considered a qualitative leap to continue achieving the vision of the founding father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, May his soul rest in peace, to reach space.
His Excellency said “This launch coincides with the approaching celebration of the UAE’s golden jubilee, an achievement that will have a positive impact and a global resonance in strengthening the position of the UAE in the field of space exploration and science, and continuing the unstoppable march of achievements thanks to the vision of a rational leadership that believes in the ability of the human cadres to achieve future ambitions and aspirations”.