Turkey to send astronauts into space
Turkey's authorities plan to send astronauts into space, and this task is planned to be realized after the country creates a national space agency, a source in the Turkish government said.
The source said that currently work is underway to create a national space agency. "The creation of the national space agency in Turkey is one of the most important priorities for the Turkish government," Trend cited the source as saying.
Turkey will allocate $6 billion for creation of the national space agency, scheduled for 2023.