Turkey Serdar Space Agency Chairman Huseyin Yildirim, “Our ultimate mission is to make a soft landing month until the end of 2028 and to download a tool.
Turkey Space Agency President Serdar Hüseyin Lightning“Our ultimate mission is to make a soft landing on the moon and land a vehicle by the end of 2028. To collect some data from there within the framework of a traveling vehicle and scientific study and deliver it to our country.” said.
Yildirim, Istanbul Technical University (BTU), Turkey Space Agency and the Bursa Metropolitan Municipality in cooperation with Mimar Sinan held at the Campus IT Mars Speaking at the 2050 Living Space Idea Competition Jury Award Ceremony, he said that he had a very productive day in Bursa today.
Stating that space is a very strategic field, Yıldırım emphasized that those who are not in space cannot have a say in the world.
Yıldırım explained that the National Space Program, which was announced, was prepared with common sense in a period of 1.5 years.
“Thank God our President and the administrators of our state liked and adopted this program. On February 9, our program was announced to the world by our President. We received positive reactions both at home and abroad. Of course, there are some criticisms, but they are not very important, they are not very important.” happening around the world. looking at the general has aroused really excited. If abroad has aroused both aroused curiosity and interest. previously unfamiliar with the name of Turkey Space Agency, known to be grimacing ministers call us many countries this program questioning will be in both where they congratulated both They started. This includes the big ones. So I’m talking including Japan, China, Russia, European countries and US companies. “
“Our goal is to fire our own rocket engine in space”
Emphasizing that they will continue to walk with faith in big goals, Yıldırım said, “These are not things that the Turkish people cannot do. All of the goals in our program are things that can be achieved in the 10-year period we envision. Of course, there are difficult ones. There are some difficulties, especially the moon mission. We are aware of this, but we are aware of this. not the unthinkable. ” used the expressions.
Referring to his goal of “reaching the moon”, Yıldırım continued his words as follows:
“Hopefully we will reach the moon as well. First, a contact until the end of 2023. I would like to clarify that. Our ultimate mission is to make a soft landing on the moon and land a vehicle by the end of 2028. To collect some data from there and deliver it to our country within the framework of a traveling vehicle and scientific study. is something very revolutionary for Turkey. It consists of all the mission had to chain rings. the rings none yet individual, even naive things. so when you complete the chain emerges a big risk. If we prepared how to 2028. prepare for a place with a hardship we met half the mission 2023 is an important year as it is the 100th anniversary of our Republic. It has a nice symbolic meaning to bring our flag to the moon in that year. But our goal is to fire an engine in space. When we ignite this, we are already among the top 7 countries in the world. There are very few countries that can do this. “
Manufactured in Turkey, explaining that no vehicle go out of Earth’s magnetic field Lightning, “NewsOur contact satellites are 36 thousand kilometers. The moon is at a distance of about 400 thousand kilometers. All of these are meant leap forward for Turkey, it is a great move. “He said.
BTU Rector Prof. Dr. Referring to the importance of space programs, Arif Karademir said, “If you haven’t been able to train people, all projects remain on paper. We are a young university. We have around 7500 students. We are a very active university at TEKNOFEST. This year we had 73 official applications. We will increase this to 100.” said.
Ulaş Akhan, Secretary General of Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, expressed that they are happy to support such a project as the municipality.
After the speeches, plaques were presented to the jury members who took part in the competition.
Source: Anadolu Agency / Semih Kır