Solangi phrases Namira’s journey image of Pakistan’s rising presence in area exploration
First Pakistani Astronaut Namira Salim will make spaceflight historical past subsequent month.
She’s going to turn out to be the primary Pakistani to succeed in area on Virgin Galactic’s subsequent mission, referred to as “Galactic 04,” which is scheduled to launch from New Mexico’s Spaceport America on fifth of subsequent month.
A number of days again, Namira Salim additionally held a gathering with Minister for Info and Broadcasting Murtaza Solangi in Islamabad and apprised him about her preparations for the area journey.
Murtaza Solangi termed Namira’s journey an emblem of Pakistan’s rising presence in area exploration. On the event, Namira Salim expressed resolve to hoist Pakistan’s flag on area.
Namira’s area journey will enhance Pakistan’s optimistic and progressive picture within the exterior world.
Namira can be the primary Pakistani to have reached the North Pole and the South Pole. She additionally holds the excellence of being the primary Muslim and first Pakistani to skydive over Mount Everest throughout the historic ‘First Everest Skydives 2008’.
On 23 March 2011, former President Asif Ali Zardari conferred on Namira Salim the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz for achievement in sport, together with her journeys to the poles and the Everest skydiving occasion.