Established to bring Turkey to space purposes Turkey Space Agency the budget was obvious. Although we hear about space agencies such as NASA and ESA in the space race, the budget given for the agency preparing to participate in the race is curious. Because space exploration the most costly one of its parts. TUA also draws attention in the budget distribution announced with the Medium Term Program.
Turkey Space Agency budget 129 million TL for two years
Ministry of Treasury and Finance Medium Term Program, the budgets of agencies and ministries in our country became obvious. The cost of space exploration brought to mind the budget of TUA, a new space agency. The agency’s 2022 budget, according to what was announced under the MTP 61.2 million TL, and in 2023 67. 9 million TL. “We are going to the Moon in 2023!” It is planned to realize this aim of the agency, which was established with the pronunciation of the word, with the announced budget.
NASA, one of the first agencies that comes to mind when it comes to space, was launched at the beginning of this year. 2024 announced the cost of going to the Moon. NASA’s budget for them to go to the Moon additional $35 billion satisfied most of us by explaining that it should be spent.
Founded at the end of 2018 with great hopes Turkish Space Agency aims to be one of the names that will be remembered in the near future. When TUA, a subsidiary of the Ministry of Industry and Technology of the Republic of Turkey, was established, some big goals were announced. We expect the agency to take steps towards realizing these goals in the coming years.