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Defence Industry Exports in September 2023: $430.2 Million
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Defence Industry Exports in September 2023: $430.2 Million

Turkish defence and aerospace exports in September 2023 reached $ 430.2 million. The total export volume is $3.8 billion in the first nine months.

Denel’s T5-52 Howitzer Exceeds 60 Km Range
Land Ammunition

Denel’s T5-52 Howitzer Exceeds 60 Km Range

South African Defence company Denel Land Systems has demonstrated that the T5-52 artillery howitzer exceeds the 60 km range in trials at Alkantpan.

Australia Acquires Rheinmetall’s Smart Sea Mines
Navy / Maritime Ammunition

Australia Acquires Rheinmetall’s Smart Sea Mines

Australia decided to acquire Rheinmetall’s latest generation smart sea mines. German company’s Italian subsidiary RWM Italia S.p.A., will, provide ammunition.

ASELSAN Exports Tolun with Akıncı
Ammunition

ASELSAN Exports Tolun with Akıncı

ASELSAN has informed that it has signed an export contract valued at 35.580.000 USD for the use of an international client regarding TOLUN guidance munition.

BAYKAR, ROKETSAN and ASELSAN to Export to Saudi Arabia
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BAYKAR, ROKETSAN and ASELSAN to Export to Saudi Arabia

Turkish BAYKAR, ROKETSAN and ASELSAN Saudi Arabia’s NCMS signed an agreement and two memorandums of understanding in order to export UAV and subcomponents.

ASFAT to Produce HGK-84
Expo and Air Show Ammunition

ASFAT to Produce HGK-84

The defence ministry awarded ASFAT a contract to supply HGK-84 Kits for Turkish Air Force.

MKE to Exhibit Mk84-based MALAMAN Bottom Mine at IDEF
Navy / Maritime Ammunition

MKE to Exhibit Mk84-based MALAMAN Bottom Mine at IDEF

MKE A.Ş. General Manager İlhami Keleş stated at the MKE-SAHA Supplier Meeting press briefing that a sea mine was developed based on the Mk-84 Bomb.

Czech Republic Gets Green Light for F-35A
Air Ammunition Weapon / Missile

Czech Republic Gets Green Light for F-35A

Czech Republic received permission to buy F-35A aircraft, AMRAAM missile, StormBreaker and 2000 lb ammunition for an estimated value of up to $5.62 billion.

Norway Arms F-35 with GBU-53/B
Ammunition

Norway Arms F-35 with GBU-53/B

The U.S. will sell Small Diameter Bomb II to Norway for an estimated cost of $293 million. Norway will use these bombs in its F-35A fleet.

France Invests in The Tank-Hunting UAV Project, Larinae
Ammunition Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

France Invests in The Tank-Hunting UAV Project, Larinae

The French Defence Innovation Agency (AID) has approved a remotely operated munition project Larinae for opportunity targets.

The First Test Launch of “Deli” Kamikaze UAV is Carried Out
Unmanned Systems Ammunition

The First Test Launch of “Deli” Kamikaze UAV is Carried Out

TİTRA carried out the first firing test of its indigenously developed “Deli” Kamikaze UAV.

AKINCI AUAV Launches SAGE’s HGK-82
Unmanned Systems Ammunition

AKINCI AUAV Launches SAGE’s HGK-82

TUBITAK-SAGE’s Precision Guidance Kit (HGK), developed for the fighter jet, was tested on Baykar’s Bayraktar AKINCI AUAV.

Surgical Strike Operation with MAM
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Surgical Strike Operation with MAM

According to social media images, the Turkish Armed UAV operated a high-precision strike in Northern Syria.

Spain Acquires Excalibur Projectiles
Ammunition

Spain Acquires Excalibur Projectiles

The U.S. has decided to sell Excalibur Projectiles to Spain with an estimated cost of $48.2 million.