GNF: National Space Program of Turkish Space Agency (TUA)

Day: Thursday 17 June 2021
Time: 12:20-12:50 MSK

The President of Turkish Space Agency (TUA), Mr. Serdar Hüseyin YILDIRIM is going to present National Space Program (NSP) of Turkey. NSP was declared on the 9th of February by the President of the Republic of Turkey, H. E. Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It is a comprehensive document which considers the latest developments in the world and reflects Turkey's main objectives, which the country has set for itself in the space field, as well as the steps which are being taken to achieve them. NSP ensures that the vision, strategies, objectives and projects on space policies are carried out in a coordinated and integrated manner. NSP determines 10 Main Strategic Goals along with many sub-goals. These strategic goals planned over the 10-year period contain great opportunities for all stakeholders related to space. This session is important in order to take advantage of today’s opportunities and to realize these opportunities together with Turkey's capabilities in the field of space.

This session is organized by



Executive Director, IAF Secretariat



Serdar Hüseyin YILDIRIM

Chairman of The Board and President, Turkish Space Agency (TUA)