The event will reveal plan for the spacecraft’s seven to nine months journey across the solar system, the nature of the scientific research that it will conduct when it arrives at the Red Planet.
The announcement will take place at an official event to be attended by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and other top-level UAE officials.
It will also reveal the team of Emirati engineers and scientists who will work on the project for the next five years.
This project to send an unmanned prob to Mars was started in 2014 and until now the details were kept in closed manner. They plan to land in in 2021.
“The UAE Mars probe represents the Islamic world’s entry into the era of space exploration. We will prove that we are capable of new scientific contributions to humanity,” the President of UAE, Sheikh Khalifa, said at the time.