Dubai: UAE’s first astronaut, Hazza AlMansoori, shared a picture of Mecca from the International Space Station (ISS).
He shared the picture from his official Instagram handle @astr_hazzaa, with the caption: “An incredible image of Mecca from the @iss.”
@coolguru_challuu also podted: “…it’s wonderful and…great…Have a safe (journey) to Earth”.
And @adventurer_of_a_lifetime19 posted: “Wow! That’s incredible”.
Hazzaa embarked on this historic journey on September 25, 2019, and is expected to return on October 3.
This week, Hazzaa also shared pictures of the UAE from space, Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre’s (MBRSC) MASCOT, on-Board the ISS and, the experiments conducted by him on the Soyuz MS-15 rocket.