妇女占阿联酋航天部门的45% - 听力课堂
Woman make up 45% of the space sector workforce in the United Arab Emirates, the Emirates Space Agency reported。 The Agency director-general Mohamed Nasser Al Ahbabi told the Emirates News Agency ( WAM ) that this high rate reaffirms the government's commitment to encourage a more diverse career path for Emirati women。
The UAE space sector has the world's highest female employment rates, compared to international entities which have an average of 12% female staff。
Al Ahbabi said that Emirati women also have a "strong presence" in the global space sector, contribute to research developments in the field and are involved in the manufacturing of satellites, such as KhalifaSat, which launched from Japan in October 2018. They are also engaged in the design and manufacture of the first Arab probe to Mars, the Hope Probe, which is expected to launch into space by 2020.
凤凰快3The first Arab astronaut to go into space will be Hazza Al Mansoori from the UAE。 His trip to the International Space Station is scheduled for September 25。