Sultan Saif AlNeyadi

UAE Astronaut

  • Date of Birth:
    23 May 1981
  • Education:
    PhD Information Technology, Griffith University, Australia; BSc Electronics & Communication Engineering, University of Brighton, UK
  • Previous Occupation:
    UAE Military network security engineer

UAE Astronaut:

Sultan AlNeyadi is an Emirati astronaut and the first Arab to serve on the International Space Station (ISS) for a 6-month mission, as part of Expedition 69 and the first Arab Astronaut to perform a spacewalk.

AlNeyadi was the back-up for Hazzaa AlMansoori, in the UAE’s first scientific mission to the ISS in 2019, under the slogan ‘Zayed’s Ambition’.

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