The finalists of the TEKNOFEST rocket competition announced
The finalists of the TEKNOFEST 2021 Rocket Competition have been announced. Pegasus and Kuzgun rocket teams made it to the finals.
Thousands of young people, from primary school to bachelor and graduate level, participated in the TEKNOFEST 2021 (Aviation, Space and Technology Festival) Technology Competitions organized in 34 different categories to realize their dreams.
“WE HAVE STUDENTS FROM MANY DEPARTMENTS”Stating that they participated in the first Aviation, Space and Technology Festival (TEKNOFEST) held in 2018 with a team consisting only of Mechatronics Department students, Istanbul Gelisim University (IGU) Chairman of the Board of Trustees Abdülkadir Gayretli said, “There are students from many departments in the teams established this year. The Pegasus and Kuzgun Rocket Teams, founded by our students from the Mechatronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering Departments who are interested in this competition, made their name into the finals.”
Stating that the students continue to produce projects, Abdülkadir Gayretli continued as follows:
“Our students continue to produce projects with new team members in line with the goals and objectives of the team, which is a team of technology enthusiasts. We aim to benefit from these developments by taking the developments of our country in aviation as an example. Our students want to turn their knowledge in mechanics and software into a useful purpose. That's why they participate in rocket competitions."