Exports to Argentina in 2024, Turkey’s first Space Space

TAI will make the first export in the field of space …

Turkish Aviation and GSATCOM, a subsidiary of Space Industry (TAI) in the field of space, Argentina ‘High Output Power HTS for national telecommunications company ARSAT SA NewsCommunication Satellite ‘technologies will export.

Presidency Defense Industry President Prof. Dr. İsmail Demir said, “The satellite to be developed within the scope of the project, which will be the first export of our country in the space field, will be delivered to Argentina in 2024”.

According to the statement made by the Presidential Defense Industry Presidency (SSB), TAI, which is a partnership of the Presidency and the Turkish Armed Forces Foundation, has taken an important step in space and satellite projects.

GSATCOM Space Systems Corporation, a subsidiary of TAI in the field of space, will export ‘HTS Satellite with High Output Power’ technologies for the Argentine national telecommunications company ARSAT.

Established in partnership with TUSAŞ and Argentina-based INVAP SE in Ankara METU Technopolis, GSATCOM Space Technologies Inc. is a new generation that will provide significant advantages in the international market. newsIt launched its landing satellite development program in 2019.

A new generation of company intellectual and industrial rights newsIt realizes the first international sale of technology technologies to Argentina. TAI Under the project, several satellite subsystems, realizing sales of equipment and engineering services will have made its first export of Turkey in the field of space.


ARSAT-SG1, which is aimed to be developed in 3 years by TAI, GSATCOM and INVAP engineers with GSATCOM license NewsProduction of the Landing Satellite will be completed in 2024.

The satellite, which will serve in Ground Synchronous Orbit, will have strategic advantages that include many technological innovations. The new generation ARSAT-SG1 Satellite, which will be used for civilian data transfer and has a fully electric propulsion system, is expected to be in an important technological position among its peers in the world with its output capacity exceeding 50 Gbps in Ka-band.

Within the scope of TUSAŞ’s export of space technologies, in addition to the sale of ARSAT-SG1 Satellite, it continues to work on other export projects that it aims to complete in the short term.

Presidency Defense Industry President Prof. Dr. İsmail Demir spoke as follows:

“Our defense industry, which continues its moves for our independence and our future, also continues to contribute to the National Space Program goals with the works it has initiated, and carries its capabilities in this field to abroad.

“GSATCOM company established in Ankara with the partnership of TAI and Argentina-based INVAP, HTS with High Output Power to Argentina NewsCommunication Satellite technologies will export. I congratulate all our engineers who will contribute to the development of the satellite to be delivered to Argentina in 2024, within the scope of the project, which will be the first export of our country in the field of space. “

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