Federal Minister for Science & Technology of Pakistan Fawad Chaudhry said we will send Our first person to space in 2022
Proud to announce that selection process for the first Pakistani to be sent to space shall begin from Feb 2020,” he shared. “Fifty people will be shortlisted — list will then come down to 25 and in 2022, we will send our first person to space.”
He said that initially 50 pilots will be selected, from which the list will be brought down to 25 and then 10. The federal minister said that 10 pilots will be trained and eventually one pilot will be sent to space.