One of the objectives announced in Turkey’s space program, the International Space Station (ISS) to send an astronaut.
In this area, many space agencies have been linked to Russia’s Soyuz rockets for some time.
Russia charges over $ 80 million to send an astronaut to the ISS with Soyuz rockets.
SpaceX, a US-based private space company owned by Elon Musk, is asking for $ 50 million for the same mission with rockets launched last year.
Which method will send astronauts to the ISS Turkey not yet known. The Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) said in a statement yesterday, work for cooperation for space activities carried out between Turkey and Russia were reported.
Speaking to Russian news agency TASS Space Agency President Serdar Turkey Huseyin Yildirim “Our Soyuz high because the possibility of using a very reliable car. This is possible, but first we have to decide,” he said.
Roscosmos and Yıldırım’s statements were interpreted as Soyuz as the first option.