Video: ‘It’s time to come home’, UAE astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi says on eve of homecoming

Still from the 9-minute clip in which Al Neyadi looks back at his historic endeavour in space
Image Credit: X/@Astro_Alneyadi

Dubai: “It’s time to come home,” Emirati astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi said on the eve of his historic homecoming to the UAE, scheduled for tomorrow, September 18 (Monday).

Taking to microblogging platform X (formerly Twitter), Al Neyadi shared a video recalling “the experience of a lifetime” during his six-month mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS), and reentry to Earth. He also took the opportunity to thank the UAE’s leaders and describe their vision for greater goals in space.