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105 Delegations from 63 Countries are Expected to IDEF
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105 Delegations from 63 Countries are Expected to IDEF

The countdown has begun for the IDEF'21, which will be physically held on May 25-28, 2021, under the management and responsibility of Tüyap Fuarcılık.

The Defence expo in Ukraine is postponed to June
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The Defence expo in Ukraine is postponed to June

Ukrainian defence expo Arms and Security is postponed to 15-18 June 2021 due to Covid Pandemic.

SSI's Financial General Assembly is held
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SSI's Financial General Assembly is held

The Ordinary Financial General Assembly Meeting of the Defence and Aerospace Industry Exporters' Association (SSI) was held.

National System for Biometric Recognition
Country Modernisation Homeland Security

National System for Biometric Recognition

Biyoteksan developed an indigenous algorithm to identify biometric data. The company is a joint venture of HAVELSAN and POLSAN.

Libyan Government Gets Approval
Country Regional / Strategy

Libyan Government Gets Approval

Abdulhamid Dbeibeh’s cabinet got 132 votes to two against at the Libya Parliament. “it became clear that the Libyans are one unit,” Dbeibeh said.

US Top Lawmaker Calls F-35’ Rathole,’
Air Investment Country Modernisation

US Top Lawmaker Calls F-35’ Rathole,’

F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program is under the scope of the House Armed Services Committee which called the F-35 a “rathole” in a virtual event.

Defence Industry’s New Target: Embargos
Investment Country Defence Politics Modernisation

Defence Industry’s New Target: Embargos

The Defence Industry Executive Committee, chaired by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, discussed new military systems for its armed forces.

“Call of Duty” from ASELSAN
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“Call of Duty” from ASELSAN

ASELSAN starts the “Back to Turkey program. It is renamed “Next Big Move to Türkiye” in 2020. The plan targets to reach Turkish talents who work abroad.

ASELSAN Reached the Highest Revenue and Profitability of All Time
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ASELSAN Reached the Highest Revenue and Profitability of All Time

ASELSAN's 2020 year-end financial results were announced. The revenues increased by 24 per cent compared to the previous year and exceeded 16 Billion TL.

ASELSAN on Health Mission
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ASELSAN on Health Mission

Turkish defence giant ASELSAN unveiled its capacity in the health sector.

Ukraine Supports Sapsan Programme
Weapon / Missile Investment Country Modernisation

Ukraine Supports Sapsan Programme

According to the ministry's press service, the Ukrainian Defence Ministry will finance the Sapsan missile system's creation this year.

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.

Siper Will be Vertically Launched
Air Weapon / Missile Investment Country Regional / Strategy Modernisation

Siper Will be Vertically Launched

President of SSB, Demir, gave details about Turkish air defence systems. Demir said that Siper will be vertically launched, and have ARH + IIR.