Roketsan became a sponsor for TEKNOFEST Istanbul Aviation, Space and Technology festival held by Turkey Technology Team Foundation (T3 Foundation), aiming to encourage production of national technologies, through September 20-23, 2018. At TEKNOFEST, secondary school, high school, university and post graduate students were able to showcase their successful projects in a wide range of categories, including Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Model Airplane, Rocket and Artificial Intelligence.
Within the scope of TEKNOFEST organized by Turkish Technology Team Foundation (T3 Foundation) through September 20-23 in Istanbul, a Rocket Competition was held at the Hisar Launch Center in Akhisar, which was sponsored by Roketsan.
28 teams of high school and university students participated in the competition, which passed into history as the first successful rocket competition in Turkey, and the second in the world after USA. Students competed in low and high altitude categories.
Roketsan showcased its latest products and systems at the AAD 2018 Show, held in Pretoria, South Africa between September 19 and 23.
Head of Delegation of National Defence of the Republic of Turkey Brigadier General Ercan TEKE and Turkish Ambassador to Pretoria Elif ÇOMOĞLU ÜLGEN as well as senior delegations from various countries such as United States, South Africa, Angola, Nigeria, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Kuwait and Sudan were some of our visitors.
Roketsan had a powerful presence at ADEX 2018 Fair between September 25-27 in Baku, Azerbaijan, which was held for the third time this year.
Deputy Minister of National Defence of Turkey Muhsin DERE participated in the opening ceremony with Deputy Undersecretary for Defence Industries of Turkey and Roketsan’s Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Faruk YİĞİT.