Turkiye News

F-16 ÖZGÜR Drops LGK-82 and LGK-84 Bombs
Air Modernisation

F-16 ÖZGÜR Drops LGK-82 and LGK-84 Bombs

A Turkish F-16 fighter with ÖZGÜR modernisation hit its target with LGK-82 and LGK-84 laser-guided smart bombs.

Gong Tolls for Altınay Defence in BIST
Investment

Gong Tolls for Altınay Defence in BIST

Altınay Defence, following its participation in the stock market, has received a total investment of TL 1.9 billion.

Baykar Completes TB2 Armed UAV Delivery to Poland
Unmanned Systems

Baykar Completes TB2 Armed UAV Delivery to Poland

Baykar completed the final batch delivery of the TB2 system to Poland. Haluk Bayraktar announced the development on his social media account.

SEDEC 2024 to Open Its Doors In Ankara
Homeland Security Expo and Air Show

SEDEC 2024 to Open Its Doors In Ankara

The SEDEC 2024 homeland security and defence exhibition, which aims to boost exports, will be held between May 21 and 23 at ATO Congresium Ankara.

Estonia Visits Otokar for ARMA 6X6 Acquisition
Land

Estonia Visits Otokar for ARMA 6X6 Acquisition

Estonian Centre for Defence Investments (ECDI) visited the Otokar facility to receive further information about ARMA 6x6 procurement processes.

Upgraded Oruç Reis Frigate Spotted with GÖKDENİZ CIWS
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Modernisation

Upgraded Oruç Reis Frigate Spotted with GÖKDENİZ CIWS

Turkish Navy’s TCG Oruç Reis frigate (F-245) undergoing Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) was spotted with GÖKDENİZ CIWS by the photographer Oğuz Eroğuz.

Malaysia Considers Turkish KUZGUN Missiles for Warships
Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Malaysia Considers Turkish KUZGUN Missiles for Warships

Malaysian Dayatech Merin has shown its concept for a turreted launcher intended for TÜBİTAK SAGE’s KUZGUN missiles to be used on warships.

New Term at Meteksan Savunma: Adil Baktır New General Manager
Country

New Term at Meteksan Savunma: Adil Baktır New General Manager

Adil Baktır was appointed General Manager at Meteksan, replacing Selçuk Kerem Alparslan. Alparslan was appointed as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Highlights from DENİZKURDU-II/2024 Naval Exercise
Land Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Unmanned Systems

Highlights from DENİZKURDU-II/2024 Naval Exercise

DENİZKURDU-II/2024 exercise has been conducted with more than 100 ships and aircraft in service with the Turkish Navy.

Turkish Firefighting Method Secures Li-Ion AIP Submarines
Navy / Maritime

Turkish Firefighting Method Secures Li-Ion AIP Submarines

Gaziantep Municipality firefighters introduced a new method to extinguish Li-Ion battery fire, which may secure Li-Ion-powered AIP submarines.

Red Light from Japan to PKK
Bilateral Relations

Red Light from Japan to PKK

The Japanese Government took measures against those demonstrating in favour of the terrorist organisation PKK. PKK's assets will be frozen.

Modernised Leopard 2A4 MBT Turret for Chile Spotted
Land Modernisation

Modernised Leopard 2A4 MBT Turret for Chile Spotted

A video of TRT World showing ASELSAN’s export products included a modernised turret for Chile’s Leopard 2A4 MBTs, which ASELSAN will modernise.

ASELSAN Signs a New Contract for Border Protection
Homeland Security Investment

ASELSAN Signs a New Contract for Border Protection

ASELSAN and the Secretariat of Defence Industry (SSB) signed a new contract for border protection.

ROKETSAN Delivers AKYA Torpedo to the Turkish Submarines
Weapon / Missile

ROKETSAN Delivers AKYA Torpedo to the Turkish Submarines

The Turkish MoD has announced that ROKETSAN has started the delivery of the AKYA 533 mm heavyweight torpedo for the Turkish Navy submarines.