Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu announced that the TÜRKSAT 5A satellite, whose production processes and test stages were completed by AIRBUS D&S, was received by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure and Türksat officials.
Satellite own one of the 30 countries that Turkey's fifth-generation communications satellite Turksat 5a Minister Karaismailoğlu sent into space on November 30, stating that, "we have delivered the satellite Turksat 5. Hopefully we will launch it into space on November 30. Again, we aim to activate and launch Türksat 5B satellite in the second quarter of 2021. Work continues for our Türksat 6A satellite. We hope to launch our satellite, which is produced locally and nationally by our own engineers, into space in 2022, ”he said.
Stating that Türksat 5A satellite will be sent to SPACE X's launch center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA, Karaismailoğlu noted that this satellite will be launched into space with the Falcon 1 rocket on November 9, after preparations that will take about 30 month.
We expect Türksat 5A satellite to start service in the second quarter of 2021.
Turksat 5A satellite with Turkey, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Central West Africa, South Africa, the Mediterranean, the Aegean Sea and a wide geographical area, including the Black Sea TV broadcasting and data communication voicing services will be presented Minister Karaismailoğlu, "land, air, We have developed a great vision in the sea and rail systems. "We expect the journey of the TURKSAT 5A satellite, which has a fully electric propulsion system, to reach its position in 31 degrees east orbit, to take about four months, and the Türksat 5A satellite will start service in the second quarter of 2021."
Will protect our rights in 31 ° East orbit for 30 years
31 ° East orbital who will serve on Turksat 5A satellite maneuver life with Turkey's 31 Degrees frequencies in East orbital and orbital rights would guarantee for 30 years, emphasized Karaismailoğlu words concluded: "10 kW useful when put into service with load power Turksat 5A, Turksat it will become the most powerful satellite of its fleet. I hope that we are working together with our entire nation in order to reach a position that produces, develops and exports technology in space technologies. "