Turkey

Turkey

Turkey’s increasing closeness with Russia has been driving Washington and Ankara apart on a number of fronts, including military sales and negotiations over the...

With its laser lighting unit, which can track multiple targets, the target or the targeted area can be shown to the other pilot or...
uav

The Turkish-made Bayraktar TB2 tactical unmanned aerial vehicle systems will soon begin trials in Ukraine. The Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko disclosed that the aircraft...
uav

Turkey produced its first national unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) engine PD-170. The turbo diesel aerospace engine was designed for the ANKA drone and made...
drones

Turkey is preparing to hand over six Bayraktar TB2 military drones to Qatar, as part of a deal signed by the two sides in...

The demand for anti-drone systems is rising due to the proliferation of the technology for both commercial and military purposes. In particular, threats from...
domestic development

By Arie Egozi The Turkish defense industry is galloping ahead posing growing competition to many...

Turkey did not hide its delight regarding US President Trump’s decision to withdraw US troops from Syria. Now...

A new weapon is currently in an accelerated phase of development in Turkey, and is intended for airborne infantry and amphibious and special forces. The...
Defense

The Turkish minister of defense, Hulusi Akar, recently states that Russia will supply Turkey with Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems, which will be installed...
Anka

Turkey Receives More Anka UAVs Turkey has decided to expand its UAV stockpile, with its military and security forces expecting to receive 22 more Anka...
weapon exporter

Slowly but surely, Turkey is becoming a weapon exporter country. About 100 KAPLAN medium tanks which are co-produced by Turkish defense contractor FNNS and...
helicopter

Turkey's first locally-made helicopter, the multi-role T625 made its maiden flight in the capital Ankara. The helicopter has been designed and developed by Turkish...

Turkey has successfully test-fired guided munitions, the Smart Micro Munition (MAM-L), from an Anka-S unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) controlled by satellite. MAM-L munition, produced...
missile systems

India, Turkey and Saudi Arabia are likely to go ahead with S-400 missile defense systems purchase from Moscow, despite the Countering America's Adversaries through...
turkish military forces

The Turkish Armed Forces, which are a part of the U.S. Department of Defense’s JSF program, along with a number of prominent NATO allies...
turkey

Turkey has been exporting its unmanned ground vehicles. Turkey’s indigenous Remote-Controlled Weapon Platform (UKAP) has been selected to be exported to the Asian market....
weapon system

Turkey is unveiling more locally developed weapons. The country’s premier defense systems manufacturer Aselsan will manufacture new versions of the SARP armored vehicle-based weapon...
armed UAV

Turkish unmanned aircraft producer Baykar Makina will supply six armed unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to Qatar's armed forces. Under the agreement, six Bayraktar TB2...
local defense industry

Saudi Arabia is looking to bolster its local defense industry. Referring to the participation and achievements of the Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), the...
NATO

By Arie Egozi In recent months, Turkey has made some moves that put the value of this country’s membership in NATO under a considerable doubt....
defense industry

Turkey continues to showcase the capabilities of its local defense industry, with the recent test-firing of a locally-made HİSAR-A short-range air-defense missile in the...

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