by BCCI 'Gökmen Project' under construction started Turkey's first space-themed Center for Aviation and Aerospace Training Center Gökmen 'half of the building was completed. When the GUHEM, which is supported by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology with 80 million lira, is completed, it will be the top 5 in the world and the best space-themed center in Europe.
BCCI pioneered the Science, Industry and Technology Ministry, Turkey Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) and Bursa Metropolitan Municipality supports the 13 thousand square meters of space in my GUHE ongoing construction, the interest in the new generation of aerospace and aviation, and to increase awareness.
80 MILLION SUPPORT
The Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology also provides a support of 80 million lira to the center, where space and aviation educational mechanisms and exhibitions will take place. I GUHE, Bursa Science and Technology Center with a budget of 200 million pounds and the future of Turkey's most important central position in the aerospace field with its modern architecture.
COMPLETED IN THE END OF THIS YEAR
There will be modern flight simulators on the first floor of GUHEM, which will include more than 150 interactive devices, aviation learning center, space innovation workshop and vertical wind tunnel. On the second floor, called the "space floor", information about atmospheric events, the solar system, planets and galaxies will be presented. The center, whose groundbreaking ceremony was held last August, is planned to be completed by the end of this year.
In December, Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Çavuşoğlu and Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Faruk Özlü visited GUHEM and received information about the works.
BURSA 'STRATEGIC' IS GROWING
BCCI Chairman Ibrahim Burkay, the world's largest economy, that of space and aviation come to an important point, said Turkey's Göktürk satellite, attack helicopters, said to have a say in strategic sectors with national projects such as Hürkuş. BTSO, automotive, machinery, textile companies, especially in many areas of experience in the field of aerospace and defense industry has carried out significant projects that indicate Burkay, ler In the future of our country and Bursa in the strategic sectors to increase our weight. Our companies are now taking important steps towards new strategic sectors. In our 2013 in Bursa, exports in the aviation and defense sectors amounted to approximately $ 4.8 million. This growth continued in 2017. As of the end of last year, the sector's exports increased to $ 1 million. Our companies are now taking part in national projects with the contribution of clustering and Ur-Ge activities within our chamber. O
INCREASING THE AWARENESS OF YOUNG PEOPLE
BTSO President Burkay said that the center will increase the awareness of young people at primary and secondary education level on space and aviation. Burkay stated that besides the exhibition areas, there will also be workshops and equipment where educational programs will be held, and said, “We should raise more awareness of our youth on space and aviation in our country, which is now at the point of producing its domestic satellite. In August 2017, we laid the foundations of GUHEM with the participation of our Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Fikri Işık. Half of the construction of our center has been completed. We aim to put GUHEM into service in November. GUHEM will be the best center in Europe when it is completed ”.