‘Whoever has no trace in space has no say in the world’


AA | Saturday, February 20, 2021 – 17:28 | Last Updated: 20 02 2021 – 17:28

Turkey Space Agency (TUA) leader Serdar Huseyin Yildirim, “Space is not mentioned in the world without a trace ‘is our motto and we really believe in it. We have to be in space.” said.

Yıldırım evaluated the contacts he made in Azerbaijan to journalists.

Stating that they had very useful meetings in Azerbaijan, Yıldırım said that they discussed what they can do with Azerbaijan within the scope of the National Space Program.

Lightning, before starting to Azerbaijan said they plan to develop all Turkish-speaking business associations in the country with space-consuming, “are really an accumulation in Azerbaijan. There are infrastructure issues such as satellite management. There are many good scientists in basic science. Of these, in the framework of this program in Turkey In the coming days, we aim to strengthen our presence in this space by adding other countries to this, and hopefully in unity. ” used the expressions.

National Space Program for preparing and big goals when determining stressed that they leave alone the way Lightning, “We, as Turkey, we should do it, we can do,” we set off, and we believe that we can do. But we want to, here you get an international collaboration, our first brother get it. ” said.

“Unity of power will benefit us all”

Pointing out that the National Space Program aroused great interest in the world and many countries would like to be a stakeholder in this program, Yıldırım continued as follows:

“As TUA, we were continuing our negotiations with nearly 20 countries. We will continue this. Among them, there are big countries such as Russia, America, China, Japan and European countries, especially our sister countries, countries that are a little behind in these matters but are trying to catch up. Therefore, the union of forces here will benefit us all. “

Stating that some of them do not look very favorably on space studies and are worried that a lot of money will be spent, Yıldırım said:

“We use space systems in everything we can think of.” Without a trace in space, there is no word in the world “is our slogan and we really believe it. We have to be in space. Countries that are not in space will become poor. If we do not spend these money, we will become poor and become dependent on other countries. We do not want that. Let us be strong in space. The money we spend now will return to all economies in the future. “