Heriot Watt hosts Dr Al Shamsi as part of International Women in Engineering Day (INWED)

Heriot-Watt University Dubai hosted Dr Eng. Suaad Al Shamsi as part of the celebrations for International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) to honor and encourage female participation in the field of engineering. INWED was launched for the first time in the UK on June 23, 2014 by the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) to celebrate itsRead More

APS expands its footprint with new opening in 2020

Aircraft Propeller Service (APS) is growing its Asia-Pacific footprint with a new propeller maintenance contract and plans to open a facility in the region in 2020. Under the five-year contract APS will provide comprehensive propeller maintenance support to Lion Air Group on 80 ATR 72 turboprops, which are currently operated by its subsidiaries Malindo Air andRead More

Abu Dhabi crown prince wishes luck to emirati astronauts ahead of their upcoming space mission

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Monday, phoned Emirati astronauts Hazzaa AlMansoori and Sultan AlNeyadi, to learn about their final preparations for the September 25 mission to the International Space Station, ISS. “Your historic expedition to the ISSRead More

“There will be a new dawn and a brighter tomorrow very soon,”says Modi

The apparent loss of India’s first moon lander Vikram has cast a pall on the country’s Chandrayaan-2 lunar mission, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told the nation’s space agency it must forge ahead. In a heartfelt 25-minute speech at the Indian Space Research Organisation’s Control Centre in Bengalaru late Friday (Sept. 6), Modi sought to boostRead More