About the Competition

Vertical Landing Rocket Competition is organized within the scope of TEKNOFEST Technology Competitions.

The Vertical Landing Rocket Competition, which will be held for the first time in 2022 as part of TEKNOFEST, has the distinction of being the first Rocket Propulsion Landing Competition held in the world.

The purpose of the competition is to ensure that students who are studying at the undergraduate and graduate level about Rocket Propulsion Landing Systems, which are included in the Technological Progress Roadmap of our country in the next 10 years, gain knowledge and provide the ability to design as a team with members who have knowledge and experience in different disciplines.

Vertical Landing Category, which is the first category of the competition; the teams will adapt the rocket they will design with the Air Suspension System (eg Crane) to be provided by the Competition Committee, and aim to land in a controlled manner using the Cold Gas Propulsion System following the Release of the Rocket.

Apart from the information given in the specification, for other questions you want to ask about the competition, you should be a member of the relevant mail group from the Vertical Landing Rocket Competition link. The questions you will ask and the answers to these questions will be open for other members of the mailing group to see.
Templates for the reports that the competitors should prepare will be announced on the TEKNOFEST website at a later date.

Competition Application Deadline is 07 MARCH!

 

Competition Calender

Explanation Date
Contest Application Deadline 7.03.2022
Preliminary Design Report Deliveries 08.03.2022 - 17:00
Providing Feedback for Preliminary Design Reports 16.03.2022
Updated Preliminary Design Based on Feedback Submission of Reports 20.03.2022 - 17:00
Announcement of Preliminary Design Report Results 22.03.2022
Critical Design Report Deliveries 08.05.2022 - 17:00
Announcement of Critical Design Report Results Announcement of Teams Eligible for Financial Support 17.05.2022
Deliveries of Fire Readiness Reports 22.07.2022 - 17:00
Completion and Display of Mechanical ProductionsCompletion of Analysis Studies Display of Desktop Test Results
Announcement of the Results of the Shooting Readiness Report Announcement of the Teams Qualified for Sighting 1.08.2022
Making Sightings and Completing Competition Vehicle Airworthiness Evaluations 07-08.08. 2022
Announcement of Eligible Teams to Participate in the Contest 10.08.2022
COMPETITION DATE - PLACE 22-26.08.2022 / ANKARA

Vertical Landing Rocket Competition

Degree Award
First 40.000 TL
Second 30.000 TL
Third 25.000 TL

Vertical Landing Rocket Competition Spesification

TECHNICAL TOUR

COMPANIES RECOGNITION OPPORTUNITY
By organizing technical tours, it is provided to on-site inspection of working on leading technological firms of Turkey.

NETWORK
TEKNOFEST, which hosts hundreds of companies on technical trips, provides the opportunity to get to know experts in every field.

INFORMATION ABOUT BUSINESS AND VOCATIONAL LIFE
On technical trips, the opportunity to meet expert engineers about business and professional life is provided.

MOTIVATION AND INTERESTING
On technical trips, people who have worked in technology companies have the opportunity to listen to their experiences and increase motivation.

DENEYAP

OPPORTUNITY TO EXPLAIN PROJECTS IN DENEYAP BRANCHES
Young students who are trained to develop technology are given the opportunity to explain projects and inspire them.

SUPPORT PROGRAM

MATERIAL SUPPORT OPPORTUNITY
In order to support the projects of thousands of young people, a total of over 12 million TL material support is provided to the teams that pass the pre-selection stage.

TRANSPORTATION / ACCOMODATION SUPPORT
Transportation / Accomodation support is provided to the finalist teams for their competitions at TEKNOFEST 2022.

AWARDS
TEKNOFEST 2022 will be awarded over 6 Million TL awards to the teams that qualified for TEKNOFEST Karadeniz.

EDUCATION

TRAINING CAMP PROGRAM
Training programs will be organized for the finalist teams with the participation of the executive institution and advisory board members.

Q&A MEETÇINGS
Teams with the participation of the executive and advisory board members Meetings where projects, evaluation criteria and processes can direct questions to the advisory board will be planned.
 

CAREER

INTERNSHIP
Internship opportunities in Turkey's technology institutions will be provided.

GUIDANCE AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS FOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS
Turkey under the Technology Team, conducted by the Foundation for the National Team Program Support Technology Teams are provided with incentives through orientation and support programs for international competitions.