October 4, 2020
  • MeznSat is a 3U CubeSat satellite initiated and funded by the UAE Space Agency and in partnership with Masdar Institute/KU and the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK).
  • MeznSat is an educational/scientific satellite aimed to enhance space research and education in the UAE and provide the UAE space industry with qualified well-trained graduates through hands-on experience.
  • In addition, MeznSat scientific outcome will include monitoring the Green-House Gas (GHG) concentrations above UAE.
  • Successfully launched on September 28, 2020 (Soyuz)

See press release here:Ā