Turkey's first "Aviation, Space and Technology Festival (TEKNOFEST)" began in New Airport. IMM President Uysal; “Istanbul is much more beautiful with TEKNOFEST. I strongly recommend that all Istanbulites interested in technology and aviation should visit this festival. ”
Turkey Technology Team (T3 Foundation) and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, under the leadership of 20-23 September, held at the new airport in Istanbul Aviation, Space and Technology Festival (TEKNOFEST) began. Intense participation in the festival, especially young people and technology enthusiasts showed great interest.
teknofest opening to host the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Mevlüt Uysal Turkey and Technology Team Foundation Board of Trustees Chairman Selcuk Bayraktar, as well as Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank, Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan, Youth and Sports Minister Mehmet Muharrem Kasapoğlu National Education Minister Ziya Selcuk, Sümeyye Erdoğan Bayraktar, Vice President of Women and Democracy Association (KADEM), AK Party Deputy Kenan Sofuoğlu, representatives of stakeholder organizations supporting the festival and 42 thousand young people and thousands of Istanbulites from 10 province participated. President Mevlüt Uysal and Selçuk Bayraktar opened the festival by pushing the button together with the participating ministers.
BAŞKAN UYSAL: “ISTANBUL IS BEAUTIFUL WITH THE TEKNOFEST AL
After the opening ceremony, President Mevlüt Uysal visited the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality's booth and received information about the technological products and activities of the IMM units. Studying the robot of young people who work on coding and artificial intelligence, President Uysal said that festivals have made important contributions to cities.
FESTIVAL WILL CONTRIBUTE TO ISTANBUL'S BRAND
TEKNOFEST, bringing technology together with young people, can make great contributions to Istanbul culturally and commercially underlining Uysal, the festival is organized for the first time this year, but drew attention to the intense interest. Uysal said, F This is a sign that TEKNOFEST will be much more active in the coming years. I would like to thank all our stakeholders. Istanbul is much more beautiful with TEKNOFEST. The festival, where technology is spoken and seen, will contribute to the Istanbul brand. There is no way for participants to see what they see here. I would advise all Istanbul residents interested in technology and aviation to visit TEKNOFEST. Teknoloji
"FUTURE PLACE OF AVIATION RIGHTS IN TURKEY MEAT"
Speaking at the opening of the festival T3 Foundation Board of Trustees Chairman Selcuk Bayraktar he expressed Turkey's space and place it deserves in the future of aviation, "under the National UAV and sihai lies in this passion. We also have national defense companies. Obviously, there are all kinds of activities in this area that can cut your feet from the ground related to aviation and space. The number of those who pre-registered for the festival is 80 thousand. This is a record number. Thank God, we see that the passion that will develop the national technology move of our country is settled step by step in our entire nation ”.
KENAN SOFUOĞLU and SOLO TURKISH COMPETITION
At the festival, the aerobatic team of the Turkish Armed Forces, Turkish Stars, made a demonstration of great interest. AK Party Deputy and national racer Kenan Sofuoğlu held a breathtaking show race with Solo Turkish aircraft at the festival. Sofuoğlu's motorcycle, Formula 1 vehicle, sports vehicles, Solotürk F-16 aircraft and a business jet were launched simultaneously. Kenan Sofuoğlu, who took place at the airport's runway and with a distance of 400 meters, finished first with a score of 9,43 seconds.
Turkey's national technology moves to realize that participation in the festival is free and is targeted to turn into a society that produces technology. Numerous vehicles and products for the aerospace industry are on display at the festival, which will last until September 23. National technologies can be seen closely with the virtual reality application of the Turkish Armed Forces. The festival, which includes aviation shows and special activities, also hosts technology competitions organized in 12 different categories.
Bus lines were determined for transportation to TEKNOFEST, which will take four days. IETT: free bus services from 16 centers on the European and Anatolian sides for the participants to go to the festival comfortably and quickly. The hours of the flights arranged between 09.00 and 19.00 in the morning are determined according to the passenger density.