[TechUkraine proud] Ukrainian girl creates illustration for European Space Agency’s rocket

Ukrainian eight-year-old girl creates illustration for ESA – European Space Agency’s rocket. The agency chose a drawing by eight-year-old Ukrainian Yarina Zakalyuzhna to decorate its Ariane 5 heavy-lift rocket during its 2023 mission to Jupiter.

  • Zakalyuzhna’s illustration will be printed on a giant sticker and placed on the tip of the rocket. Ariane 5 will take eight years to reach Jupiter and spend three years investigating the planet and three of its largest moons.
  • Zakalyuzhna’s drawing was chosen out of submissions by more than 600 children from 63 countries.