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Serial Production of Land Missile Systems Begins
Land Weapon / Missile

Serial Production of Land Missile Systems Begins

The “Land Missile Systems Signing Ceremony” for serial production of TAYFUN, SUNGUR, TRG-230 and SUNGUR was held at the Defence Industry Agency.

Niger’s Prime Minister Visits Turkish Defence Firms
Bilateral Relations Air Ammunition Unmanned Systems Land

Niger’s Prime Minister Visits Turkish Defence Firms

Niger’s Prime Minister Ali Mahamane Lamine Zeine visited ROKETSAN, TUSAŞ, and Nurol’s facilities, inspecting the products.

FNSS to Unveil its platform PARS ALPHA at WDS
Air Land

FNSS to Unveil its platform PARS ALPHA at WDS

At the World Defence Show in Saudi Arabia, FNSS will present its New Generation 8x8 Vehicle, PARS ALPHA.

Otokar to Unveil TULPAR AFV With 120 mm Gun at WDS
Land Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Otokar to Unveil TULPAR AFV With 120 mm Gun at WDS

Turkish Otokar’s TULPAR Armoured Vehicle with Leonardo’s HITFACT MKII turret with 120 mm L45 gun was spotted the day before WDS, Saudi Arabia.

Lithuania Acquires German Leopard-2 MBTs
Land Defence Politics

Lithuania Acquires German Leopard-2 MBTs

Lithuania has announced its intention to procure German Leopard-2 tanks, create a new Infantry Division and increase the number of conscripts.

AJAX Armoured Vehicle Tested in Cold Weather
Land

AJAX Armoured Vehicle Tested in Cold Weather

The U.K.’s next tracked armoured fighting vehicle, AJAX, has been tested under the cold weather of Sweden, reaching -36 degrees Celsius.

U.K. MoD Inks Deal for Challenger 3 MBT’s New Armour
Land

U.K. MoD Inks Deal for Challenger 3 MBT’s New Armour

A deal was signed between the U.K. MoD and Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land to equip the new Challenger 3 MBTs with modular armour.

Otokar Provides Cobra II to Morocco
Land

Otokar Provides Cobra II to Morocco

Otokar’s 4x4 Tactical Wheeled Armoured Vehicle Cobra II will start serving Moroccan peacekeepers.

USMC Tests MADIS MADIS Mk1 AD System’s Production Model
Land

USMC Tests MADIS MADIS Mk1 AD System’s Production Model

The U.S. Marine Corps has tested the near-finalised version of the MADIS Mk1 air defence system at Yuma Proving Ground.

India Tests Light Tank Combat Zorawar
Land

India Tests Light Tank Combat Zorawar

India has initiated testing for the Zorawar, a domestically developed light tank collaboratively created by Larsen & Tourbo and DRDO.

Poland Receives 29 U.S Abrams MBTs
Bilateral Relations Land

Poland Receives 29 U.S Abrams MBTs

Poland announced that The Polish Army has received 29 M1A1 Abrams MBT and 79 MRAPS from the U.S.

Artis Reveals Sentinel Active Protection System
Sensors Land

Artis Reveals Sentinel Active Protection System

U.S.-based Artis has revealed the Sentinel Active Protection System (APS) for armoured vehicles and ground facilities.

Greece to Upgrade M113s Urgently
Land Modernisation

Greece to Upgrade M113s Urgently

Greece urgently wants to upgrade its M113 APVs, and the defence ministry sent an RfP to Israel.

BMC CEO Yalçıntaş Resignes
Land

BMC CEO Yalçıntaş Resignes

BMC CEO Professor Murat Yalçıntaş resigned from his post. Yalçıntaş announced his resignation this morning with an e-mail to his colleagues.