Ammunition News

F-35B Shot Itself
Air Ammunition

F-35B Shot Itself

An ammunition round that exploded damaged a Marine Corps F-35B. The jet was conducting a night-time close air support mission on the Yuma Range Complex.

Saudi Arabia did not pay its Debt to MKEK
Ammunition Bilateral Relations

Saudi Arabia did not pay its Debt to MKEK

Saudi Arabia imported bombs from Turkey but did not pay its debt. Saudi Arabia has a debt of 120.3 million dollars due to imports.

MAM-L Hits from a Farther distance
Navy / Maritime Ammunition Unmanned Systems

MAM-L Hits from a Farther distance

Turkish Defence Ministry announced the micro smart munition MAM-L. The ministry stated that MAM-L is used at the Blue Homeland 2021 Military Exercise.

IDEX under the Shadow of Covid
Land Air Ammunition

IDEX under the Shadow of Covid

International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi is hosting guests since February 21st. Boots are established but some participants did not attend due to the pandemic.

100 Thousand ATOM 35mm Air Burst Ammunition Electronics Produced
Land Navy / Maritime Air Ammunition Logistics Country Modernisation

100 Thousand ATOM 35mm Air Burst Ammunition Electronics Produced

ASELSAN produces ATOM 35 mm Air Burst Ammunition within the 35 mm Air Defence System Modernisation and Particle Ammunition Supply.

FNSS Continues Delivering KAPLAN and PARS to Turkish Armed Forces
Land Ammunition Weapon / Missile Modernisation

FNSS Continues Delivering KAPLAN and PARS to Turkish Armed Forces

President of Defence Industries (SSB) İsmail Demir, stated that the delivery of KAPLAN and PARS vehicles continues.

NATO Stuff to Ukraine
Land E/W Ammunition Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations

NATO Stuff to Ukraine

Ukraine, which is in conflict with Russia, continues to acquire NATO-standard equipment.

National Connector for Indigenous Projects
Land Navy / Maritime Air E/W Ammunition Weapon / Missile Investment

National Connector for Indigenous Projects

TÜBİTAK SAGE (Defence Industries Research and Development Institute) from its Twitter account that With the national connector development project, all the skills required for the design, development and qualification of connectors in "military standards" were gained. In addition, necessary test infrastructures in accordance with test matrices have been established and opened to companies working in the connector field