Protoday247 News Desk: United Arab Emirates (UAE) first astronaut Hijaz al-Mansouri shared a photo on Twitter after returning from a space trip, this picture is from the holy city of Mecca, Mecca, which is taken from space.
Hijaz al-Mansouri, a former Emirati F-16 pilot, launched for the International Space Station in a Soyuz space capsule from a Russian spaceport in Kazakhstan on Wednesday. Also aboard were Jessica Meir of NASA and Oleg Skripochka of Russia. After a quick, six-hour trip, the spacecraft docked with the station at 3:42 p.m. Eastern time.
Sharing this photo taken from satellite on social mediaThis is the place that Hijazi wrote were the heart of Muslim life this image is going viral on social media fast. Hijaz al-Mansourifirst astronaut from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).