Turkey orbits its first indigenous communication satellite Early on Tuesday

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Turkey orbits its first indigenous communication satellite Early on Tuesday
Turkey orbits its first indigenous communication satellite Early on Tuesday

Turkey’s first domestically produced communications satellite, Turksat 6A, was launched into orbit.

Turksat 6A, Turkey’s first indigenously built communications satellite, was launched into orbit early on Tuesday. According to Ankara, this action would expand the nation’s satellite coverage and satisfy its needs for television transmission. The satellite was launched into space from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida, USA, using a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. According to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s satellite production has entered a “new phase” with this launch. With domestic resources, Turkey created over 81% of the subsystems, satellite ground stations, and software in the 6A project, which is crucial for the future of our nation in space,” the speaker stated.

The first signal from Turksat 6A was received, according to Abdulkadir Uraloglu.

The initial signal from Turksat 6A was received 67 minutes after launch, as scheduled, according to Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Abdulkadir Uraloglu. He added that the satellite would increase Turkey’s coverage to 5 billion people. We will have improved the safety and quality of our television broadcasts and our own communications,” he stated, adding that Turksat 6A would now enable Turkey to reach Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, India, and Indonesia. Turkey had already used SpaceX rockets to launch satellites in the past. Turksat 6A, according to Uraloglu, is the outcome of a ten-year domestic satellite production endeavor, making Turkey one of only eleven nations to have achieved this feat.

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