Video: Expo 2020 dome all red as Hope Probe nears Mars orbit

SourceKhaleej Times
SectorEconomy
CountryUAE

Expo 2020 Dubai will use its cutting-edge projection and display technology to illuminate Al Wasl dome in a rich red hue, as the Hope Probe nears Mars. DON'T MISS: Abu Dhabi, Dubai landmarks go red as UAE Hope probe nears Mars The Emirati probe is expected to enter orbit on February 9. As the Emirates’ first mission to Mars enters the Red Planet’s orbit, one of the largest 360-degree projection surfaces in the world will be lit by more than 250 laser projectors. Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director-General of Expo 2020 Dubai, said, "The Emirates Mars Mission is a true testament of our nation’s ambitious and tenacious spirit and a moment of significant pride not only for the UAE, but for our entire region as the first interplanetary mission from the Arab World. "Just as this historic moment serves as a beacon of hope and inspiration, so will Expo 2020 Dubai bring people, communities and...read more...