Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, Turksat by the time Turkey noting that the clocks remain 5a launched on Friday, January 8 reported that 04.28a-hour 5'detürksat sent into space. Karaismailoğlu said, “With the commissioning of Türksat 5A in orbit, the number of active communication satellites in space will increase to 3 with Türksat 4A, Türksat 4A and Türksat 4B. With Türksat 5A coming into play, we will be much stronger in the space homeland ”.
Hours left until Türksat 5A is sent to space. by the time Turkey Friday, January 8 at 04.28:9 with the US firm SpaceX Falcon 31 rocket belonging to / in the state of Florida will be launched from Cape Canaveral satellite, 5 degrees East to serve in orbit. Türksat 30A satellite will secure its frequency and orbit rights in orbit for 5 years with its maneuver life. The journey Türksat 31A will make to reach its position in XNUMX degrees east orbit is expected to take approximately four months and start service in the second quarter of this year.
"We will be much stronger in space homeland"
Speaking about the dispatch of Türksat 5A satellite, Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that there are historical days in the field of satellite communication. Karaismailoğlu pointed out that the maneuver and service life of Türksat 30A satellite, which will serve in space for 5 years, will be much longer compared to our other satellites.
“Turksat 5A, the fifth generation communication satellite of our country, has been sent to space by Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Base in Florida, USA. With the commissioning of Türksat 31A, which will take its place in the 5st degree eastern orbit, we will add the Middle East and Africa to our coverage area in addition to the east and west. With Türksat 5A coming into service in orbit, the number of active communication satellites in space will increase to 3 with Türksat 4A, Türksat 4A and Türksat 4B. With Türksat 5A coming into action, we will be much stronger in the space homeland "