Developed within the scope of university-industry cooperation ASELSAT 3U Cube Satellite sent into orbit today. President of the Presidency of Defense Industry Ismail Demir, made a statement about the satellite sent.
ASELSAT 3U Cube Satellite launched into orbit with SpaceX
ASELSAT, a joint product of Aselsan and Istanbul Technical University, today SpaceX rocket successfully sent to orbit where it will serve with.
Making a statement on his Twitter account, SSB President Demir said, “ ASELSAT camera will download the image obtained with the payload to the ground station, and will collect statistical data about the space environment with the digital card payload. I congratulate everyone who has passed the test. ”Used expressions.
Developed with domestic facilities X-Band Transmitter, By integrating the U3 size cube satellite with high resolution camera The images obtained will be transmitted to the ground station. Also located on the cube satellite radiation dosimeter Thanks to this, radiation information in the low orbit environment will be recorded for feedback for design improvements.
Reaching its orbit today, ASELSAT Falcon 9 on January 14 launched with. Falcon 9, which hosts 148 satellites, provides companies with a great advantage in terms of cost.
1️⃣ @aselsan developed by Istanbul Technical University for scientific purposes within the scope of university-industry cooperation with local and national opportunities. #ASELSAT The 3U Cube Satellite has been successfully sent to orbit where SpaceX will operate with its rocket today. pic.twitter.com/tYDSrQgEpv
– Ismail Demir (@IsmailDemirSSB) January 24, 2021