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Iran’s President Raisi Suffers Helicopter Hard Landing
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Iran’s President Raisi Suffers Helicopter Hard Landing

Iranian state media stated that a chopper transporting Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi experienced a “hard landing” on Sunday without providing any details.

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

Putin Replaces Defence Minister Shoigu with Belousov
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Putin Replaces Defence Minister Shoigu with Belousov

Russian President Putin said on May 12 that he would appoint the civilian economist Andrei Belousov to replace the Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu.

China Proposes Mandatory Military Training for Teenagers
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China Proposes Mandatory Military Training for Teenagers

The Chinese government is working on changes to the National Defence Education Law to make military training mandatory starting in high school.

SNC to Develop Doomsday Aircraft with a $13 billion contract
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SNC to Develop Doomsday Aircraft with a $13 billion contract

The US Air Force has awarded SNC a $13 billion contract to develop a new Doomsday AACP aircraft to replace its ageing E-4B aircraft fleet.

ASELSAN Signs a New Contract with SSB
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ASELSAN Signs a New Contract with SSB

ASELSAN informed KAP that it had signed an Air Defence Systems procurement agreement with SSB for $ 36.000.000.

New Secretary General of SASAD; Oğuz Hamşioğlu
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New Secretary General of SASAD; Oğuz Hamşioğlu

Dr. Oğuz Hamşioğlu became the General Secretary of the Turkish Defence and Aerospace Industry Manufacturers Association (SASAD).

Turkish MFA Gets "Defence Industry" Regulation
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Turkish MFA Gets "Defence Industry" Regulation

Articles related to the defence industry were included in the duties of the General Directorate of International Security of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Second Round on Danish Frigate: Chief of Defence Dismissed
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Second Round on Danish Frigate: Chief of Defence Dismissed

Royal Danish Navy frigate has encountered a vital malfunction in the Red Sea, and the Chief of Defence is dismissed.

March Contraction in Defence: $ 370 Million
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March Contraction in Defence: $ 370 Million

While exports in Turkiye increased in the first three months, the volume contracted in March. Defence industry exports in March were $370 million 654 027.

SSB Redesigns its English Version Name, Logo and Titles
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SSB Redesigns its English Version Name, Logo and Titles

The Defence Industry Agency has redesigned the english equivalent of its name along with the logo and titles.

Senegal Elections: France to Leave Former Colony in Africa
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Senegal Elections: France to Leave Former Colony in Africa

Anti-Colonialist candidate in Senegal, Faye, announced its victory, which is another call for France to leave the former colony country in Africa.

ASELSAN Exports Defence Systems
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ASELSAN Exports Defence Systems

ASELSAN has signed international sales contracts valued at $ 34,957,069 in total for the supply of defence systems.

ASELSAN Signs three Contracts valued at $ 35.130.000
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ASELSAN Signs three Contracts valued at $ 35.130.000

ASELSAN informed Public Disclosure Platform (KAP) that it signed three contracts valued at $ 35.130.000 in total.