Space Commission, UA sign deal on space-related projects


The Saudi Space Commission has virtually signed Wednesday an executive program; with the US University of Arizona; in order to exchange students, university staff; administrative personnel; and researchers also interested in space.

The agreement was markedly signed by the Director for International Relations Abdulaziz Al-Ghurayeb of the Saudi side and Brent White; Vice Provost for Global Affairs; and also Dean of Global Locations of the UA; on behalf of his organization.

According to the deal the program encourages enrolling Saudi students to high-level space-related studies; short-summer programs; in the field of space sciences and engineering, and also creating research opportunities among Saudi students and their counterparts in the UA.