Türksat A.Ş. Minister Karaismailoğlu, who visited the Gölbaşı campus, announced the dates of Türksat 5B and Türksat 6A to be sent to space.
Karaismailoğlu said, “We are launching the Türksat 5B communication satellite into space in the fourth quarter of this year. We are planning to send Türksat 6A to space in 2022. Turksat completed three-quarters of the 5A journey we launched in January. Our satellite in the first week of May to the 31 degrees East orbital ulaşacak.türki is in the field of satellite and space systems are now becoming an international player, "he said.
Adil Karaismailoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Türksat A.Ş. By visiting the Gölbaşı campus; made important statements to the press. Noting that they are planning to send Türksat 6A to space in 2022, which is planned to be developed and produced entirely with national means, Karaismailoğlu reminded that Türksat also provides an important service at the e-Government Gate; He reported that an average of more than 6 million entries are made daily to the e-Government Gateway.
"We want to be a leading country in the region and a brand in the world with our satellite services."
As in Turkey's satellite technology, it increases the speed in the field of space activities; Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the production, integration, testing and launching processes of new and domestic communication satellites are experienced one within the other.
"Turkey in the field of satellite and space systems are now an international player. As the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, we keep alive by updating strategic communication systems at the point of publishing and internet access services. We want to be a leader in our region and a high brand value in the world with our TV and Radio broadcasting via satellites, internet access and other value-added satellite services. "
"Türksat 5A completed three quarters of its journey."
Reminding that the Türksat 5A communication satellite, which was successfully launched from the Cape Canaveral Base in early January, continues its orbital journey, Minister Karaismailoğlu said that Türksat 35A, which reached a distance of 160 thousand 5 kilometers from the world equator, has completed three-quarters of its journey, noted that it would reach the eastern orbit. Karaismailoğlu, "When we entered into satellite communication services, together with Turkey, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, the Middle West and South Africa, as well as the Mediterranean, Aegean and Black Seas will be under cover. Our satellite will carry our country to the league of leading countries in the world using the new Ku Band in data communication services together with television broadcasting. Türksat 31A, which will provide better quality TV broadcasting and communication services with the electric propulsion system, will serve for 5 years ”.
"Türksat 5B communication satellite will be launched into space in the fourth quarter of this year."
Noting that the communication satellite traffic continues in the country, Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the Türksat 5B communication satellite, which is approaching the end of its production processes, will be launched into space in the fourth quarter of this year; he said:
“One of the prominent features of Türksat 42B, which we will send to 5 degrees east orbit, is that it will increase our Ka-Band data communication capacity by 15 times. With this feature, our Türksat 5B communication satellite will provide advanced data communication services to land, air and sea vehicles. In this way, it will focus on the commercial ship and air transport market. Turksat 5B will cover the entire Middle East, the Persian Gulf, the Red Sea, the Mediterranean, North and East Africa, Nigeria, South Africa and its neighboring countries. "
"We plan to send Türksat 6A to space in 2022."
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that the production and integration processes of the Türksat 6A Domestic Communication Satellite, which is planned to be developed and produced entirely with national means, are also continuing intensively.
“In line with our planning, the integration activities of the Engineering Model and the Flight Model continue simultaneously on the Türksat 6A satellite. Integration activities of the Engineering Model and the Flight Model on the Türksat 6A satellite continue simultaneously, and the integration activities of the Flight Model will be completed in 2021 and the environmental test phase will begin. We plan to send Türksat 6A to space in 2022. "
"The daily average number of entries in the e-Government Gateway exceeded 6 million"
For more than a year in Turkey and in the pandemic process which affects the entire world, the business of life, education and trade heavily Minister Karaismailoğlu indicating that made online through "an important digital public service given by the Turksat is Gate in e-government. "More than 54 services belonging to 778 institutions and organizations are provided under a single roof through the e-government gate, where the number of users exceeds 5 million. Karaismailoğlu concluded his words by stating that the average number of daily entries at the e-Government Gate, where an average of 700 thousand people enter per minute, exceeds 4 million per day.