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UAE Plans Space Mission to Venus

Sean Idriss, Staff Reporter, Tha Pawprint

On Tuesday the UAE unveiled its space exploration plans for the future. The plan is to send a probe to Venus and land a probe on an asteroid. 

The spacecraft is estimated to be built and launched in 2028, using gravity assists from Earth and Venus to enter an asteroid belt in 2030 where it will observe the belt before landing on an asteroid 560 million kilometres away from earth in 2033.

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