During its third anniversary celebrations, the UAE Space Agency presented SatellitePro ME with a Certificate of Appreciation for being a supportive media partner that helps support and position the UAE space sector and its Agency as a major player in the industry.
The certificate was presented by H.E. Dr. Mohammed Al Ahbabi, Director General of the UAE Space Agency, in the presence of a number of public sector officials, as well as space sector stakeholders, national space industry companies, and local and international partners.
The ceremony was held under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of State for Higher Education and Chairman of the UAE Space Agency; Space Agency board members; and H.E. Dr. Mohammed Al Ahbabi, Director General of the UAE Space Agency.
H.E. Dr. Ahmad Abdullah Belhoul Al Falasi acknowledged that the UAE Space Agency has become the largest agency in the region to oversee a modern space program. This has been made possible thanks to the relentless efforts of Emiratis seeking to further establish the UAE within the global space sector, among peers with advanced space programmes that are overcoming the challenges of exploring and utilising space.
H.E. explained that the Agency has become a model and a standard for countries seeking to launch ambitious space programs and agencies. He noted that the Agency is leading implementation of government strategies to develop an integrated system for this vital industry, which will in turn contribute to other key sectors of the national economy.