Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoglu said that the Turksat 5A communications satellite, launched in early January, has completed three-quarters of its journey, “Our satellite will reach an orbit of 31 degrees east in the first week of May.”
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Karaismailoglu Exhibition, Turkey’s latest developments with Turksat satellites and space travel 5A, 5B and 6A satellites, Turksat Golbasi at a press conference evaluated.
In satellite technology, which increases the speed of Turkey’s space research as it is today, Karaismailoglu explains the production, integration, testing and interconnection of new and local communications satellites, there are no more satellite and space work areas, the country has a way to become an international player. Karaismailoglu said that they are constantly updating their strategic communication systems in terms of broadcasting and Internet access services, and presenting the innovations required by the time to the citizens at the same time as the world.
Karaismailoglu said they want to be a leader in the region and the world with high brand value through satellite television and radio broadcasting, internet and other value-added satellite services, and the country’s strength and efficiency in space through satellite communication is very important and vital, both land and air , both rail and sea transport are brought.
Stating that the Turksat 5A communications satellite, which was successfully launched in early January, continues its orbital journey, Karaismailoglu said:
“Turksat 5A, 35 thousand 160 kilometers away from Ecuador, has completed three-quarters of its journey. Our satellite will reach 31 degrees east orbit in the first week of May. We enter the service by satellite, Turkey and Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, the Middle West and South Africa. Our satellite will take our country to the league of leading countries in the world that use Ku-Band in television broadcasting and information services. It will fulfill this task for 30 years. “
Karaismailoglu said that Turkey’s satellite traffic will continue, “We will launch Turksat 5B communications satellites in the fourth quarter of this year as they approach the end of production. We will send them to Turksat 42 degrees east orbit. One of the leading features of Ka-band data communication is our capacity.” Will increase 15 times more. “He said.
Turksat 5B will provide advanced information and communication services for land, air and sea vehicles, Karaismailoglu said, thus focusing on the market of commercial ships and air transport.
Turksat 5B will cover the entire Middle East, the Persian Gulf, the Red Sea, the Mediterranean, North and East Africa, Nigeria, South Africa and neighboring countries, said Karaismailoglu, is continuing intensively.
Karaismailoglu said that the integration activities of the engineering model of the satellite and the flight model continue at the same time. Karaismailoglu said that this year the flight model plans to complete the integration activities and enter the environmental testing phase, “We plan to send Turksat 6A into space in 2022,” he said.
“E-GOVERNMENT DOOR REACHES 54 MILLION USERS”
Karaismailoglu said that the epidemic of the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) is spreading at home and remote work, and distance learning and e-commerce applications are intensifying, for “Turksat-coordinated e-Government Gate” citizens, government and organizational services. He noted that they have taken great tasks to achieve.
Karaismailoglu stressed that the organization has made a great contribution to the success of the state in this area by taking responsibility for the management of the epidemic, continued:
“The digital public service provided by Turksat has reached 54 million users through the e-Government Gateway. More than 5,700 services belonging to 778 enterprises and organizations are provided under one roof. Turksat CoE is developing satellite service reserve centers in emergencies. Satellite operations.
TURKSAT’s satellite control and ground stations, frequency monitoring, TV uplink, teleport and Ka-Band satellite systems are being set up at a different point from Golbashi. Kahramankazan Space and Aviation Specialized Industrial Zone Purchased area project work continues, Ka-Band antenna production and installation continues.
Writing that Turkey’s transport and communication infrastructure is of great importance and a significant share is allocated for this, Karaismailoglu said that the state budget will be built on a solid foundation of transport, logistics, satellite and internet technology, which is the reason for this country’s bright future.
“Our investment of 1 trillion 86 billion pounds in all these areas is already returning significantly and is becoming the lifeblood of our economy in every area.” Karaismailoglu stressed that while building industry, agriculture, exports and technology, they have established regional leadership in terms of logistics.
“TURKEY WILL BE A BLUE COUNTRY”
Stating that their coordinated reforms in land, air, rail and sea routes continue, Karaismailoglu said, “THY has become one of the most active airlines in the world and at the same time one of the most valuable brands. It is the leading airline with 797 flights a day. Its closest rival operates 383 flights a day. This is half of Turkish Airlines. Turkish Airlines, which flies in 226 different directions in April, demonstrates its success in the transport sector of our country. assessment found.
Explaining that Istanbul Airport is a flight from March 17, 401 to March 2021, Karaismailoglu, explaining that the airport is the most time in Europe, disrupting Turkey’s largest infrastructure investment in the aviation industry, Istanbul Airport, when it opened on April 6, 2 years ago but has become the world’s most important transit hub, as they have been targeted by their success.
Stressing that Istanbul Airport is also a bounty hunter, Karaismailoglu said, “Every year, the International Aviation Awards show great success. Last December, 5-star airport and 5-star Covid-19 Airport were awarded, and the only airport to receive them also received two awards.
Drawing attention to the 100th anniversary of the Republic, Karaismailoglu concluded his speech as follows:
“Turkey is a local logistics superpower, a local and its communications satellite to implement a triangle in Africa with extremely high strategic projects with national capabilities, value added triangle in all of Eurasia and Africa, because Blue Blue will be a country that has a say in the homeland.
In our service trip to the country, we will continue on our way without paying attention to the obstacles of some educational tricks that are narrow in horizon and mind. We have nothing to do with artificial agendas. We represent the state of mind and future generations richer, we are building the infrastructure of a developed life in Turkey. “