Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%),
and C Tech Information Technologies Industry and Trade Inc. (CTech),a subsidiary of Turkish Aerospace Industries,
have announced today their agreement to collaborate in the field of satellite communications systems.
Through this collaboration, CTech aims at climbing up the satellite value chain
by underpinning its system integration capacities and accessing the communication satellite export market,
while Thales Alenia Space aims at reinforcing its presence in the Turkish space market and developing its supply chain.