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10 interesting facts about UAE’s first eye in the sky

29 July 2019

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The UAE's journey to space has reached another milestone on Monday with its first satellite DubaiSat-1 marking a decade since its launch into orbit.

On July 29, 2009, the country took its first leap into space when it launched its first UAE-owned Earth Observation satellite, the DubaiSat-1.

Source: Gulf News

Image credit: UAE - First photo taken by DubaiSat-1

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