UAE astronaut Sultan AlNeyadi shared a captivating photo from Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.
The photo, which AlNeyadi posted on his official Twitter account, shows a scene he captured of the holy sites on Monday during the “Day of Tarwiyah.” He wrote in the tweet, “It shows the Kaaba in the Grand Mosque and the tents of the pilgrims in Mina.”
It is worth mentioning that AlNeyadi became the first Arab to walk in space outside the International Space Station as part of Mission 69.
On March 2nd, AlNeyadi embarked on an international mission to the International Space Station, which lasted for six months. It is considered the longest mission for Arab astronauts in space, during which he conducted several scientific experiments.
Earlier, AlNeyadi shared several photos he captured from space of various landmarks and regions in Arab countries such as the UAE, Jordan, and Kuwait.
حجاج بيت الله الحرام، طبتم وطاب مسعاكم وختم بالصالحات أعمالكم في يوم الحج الأكبر.
منظر للمشاعر المقدسة التقطته بالأمس في "يوم التروية" ويظهر فيه بيت الله الحرام 🕋 وخيام الحجاج في منى pic.twitter.com/VZgzdAY9Mf
— Sultan AlNeyadi (@Astro_Alneyadi) June 27, 2023