Grizu-263A was launched into orbit about 1 hour after launch by Space X’s Falcon 9 rocket at 6:25 p.m. Turkish time yesterday.
In the post on the Grizu-263 Space Team’s social media account, the following was recorded:
“The first signals were successfully received by our satellite ‘Grizu-263A’, our satellite is alive. We thank Mehmet Fatih Engin, Tahsin Çağrı Şişman, İbrahim Arda, Yılmaz Barış Erkan and Bilge Demirköz for receiving our signals. “
Team captain Çağla Aytaç Dursun also posted on her social media account: “Proud. We designed, produced, tested and sent it into space. Now our satellite Grizu-263A is at the beginning of its robust mission. ”The sentences used.
The satellite bearing the names of the miners who were killed in the firedamp explosion in Zonguldak on the 3rd about 525 kilometers.