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Space Cooperation Between Turkey and El Salvador
Space Bilateral Relations

Space Cooperation Between Turkey and El Salvador

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele signed six trade agreements worth $100 million.

Rover for NASA’s Artemis Project
Space

Rover for NASA’s Artemis Project

NASA unveiled the new lunar rovers that astronauts will use to go around the moon; the Artemis project.

Israel Tests Two Arrow 3 Anti-Ballistic Missiles Simultaneously at Space
Space Weapon / Missile

Israel Tests Two Arrow 3 Anti-Ballistic Missiles Simultaneously at Space

Israel tested its Arrow 3 anti-ballistic missile system outside the Earth’s atmosphere where two Arrow 3 interceptors fired at the same target in space.

China Built an Artificial Moon Research Centre on Earth
Space Country

China Built an Artificial Moon Research Centre on Earth

China has built a research facility that simulates the low-gravity environment on the moon.

The U.S. to field Eyes in the Sky to detect HGVs
Space Defence Politics Sensors

The U.S. to field Eyes in the Sky to detect HGVs

The Space Development Agency (SDA) will field satellites to detect manoeuvrable Hypersonic Glide Vehicles (HGV) during flight.

TCG Ufuk is officially in the Inventory
Navy / Maritime Space

TCG Ufuk is officially in the Inventory

The Turkish Intelligence Ship TCG Ufuk (A-591) was officially commissioned at the Istanbul Shipyard in Tuzla. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Minister of Defence Hulusi Akar, President of Defence Industries Professor Ismail Demir, and STM Defence General Manager Özgür Güleryüz also spoke at the ceremony.

Turkey’s first pocketqube is in space and operational
Space

Turkey’s first pocketqube is in space and operational

Turkey’s first pocketqube Grizu-263A started to send signals three hours after being launched into space.

Gilmour Tests the ‘Most powerful rocket engine ever developed in Australia’
Space Engine and Transmission

Gilmour Tests the ‘Most powerful rocket engine ever developed in Australia’

Gilmour Space Technologies has completed a 75-second test-fire of its new rocket engine, which the company plans to launch in Queensland in the second half of 2022. According to the company’s CEO, Adam Gilmour, the procedure involved the main engine that will power the first and second stages of its three-stage Eris rocket.

China Discovered Water on the Moon
Space

China Discovered Water on the Moon

Chinese lunar probe Chang’E-5 discovered water on the moon according to scientific research published in “Science Advances”.

Russia’s Angara A5 Rocket failed at final Demonstration mission
Space

Russia’s Angara A5 Rocket failed at final Demonstration mission

On Monday, December 27, Russia launched its third and final demonstration flight of the Angara A5 rocket. The Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Centre are developing and building Angara. It will take the place of several existing launch vehicles. The rocket, on the other hand, crashed to the ground.

ASELSAN Unveiled YAKUD Project
Space

ASELSAN Unveiled YAKUD Project

ASELSAN starts the YAKUD Project to apply its Air Defence Command Control design, radar, communication, simulation, and mechanical design to space.

Russia’s anti-ICBM S-550 Air Defence Systems Enters Service
Space Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Russia’s anti-ICBM S-550 Air Defence Systems Enters Service

Russia’s new S-550 anti-ICBM (Inter-Continental Range Ballistic Missiles) air defence system has successfully passed state trials and entered combat service.

JWST Counting Down the Reach Deep Space
Space Sensors

JWST Counting Down the Reach Deep Space

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will be launched on Friday to observe one million miles away from Earth.

ASELSAN is in Space with Türksat-5B
Space Communication

ASELSAN is in Space with Türksat-5B

ASELSAN production payload is in space with the Türksat-5B communication satellite, launched from Cape Canaveral base in Florida.