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TUSAŞ Unveiles New Variant of ŞİMŞEK UAV
Unmanned Systems

TUSAŞ Unveiles New Variant of ŞİMŞEK UAV

TUSAŞ exhibited the latest variant of its ŞİMŞEK target UAV alongside the ANKA-3 UCAV during its Teknik Gezi XL event, which was open to the public.

TUSAŞ to Develop Twin-Engine ANKA-3 UCAV Variant
Air Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Unmanned Systems

TUSAŞ to Develop Twin-Engine ANKA-3 UCAV Variant

Kotil stated that a twin-engine configuration of ANKA-3 flying-wing UCAV will be developed to accompany the KAAN fighter jet.

ALPİN Unmanned Helicopter to Go, Naval
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

ALPİN Unmanned Helicopter to Go, Naval

TİTRA is jointly working on giving its ALPİN unmanned helicopter the capability to take off from and land on ships with Airbus.

RST Unveils C-UAS System in SEDEC 2024
Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

RST Unveils C-UAS System in SEDEC 2024

During the SEDEC 2024 event held in Turkiye, RST unveiled its combined C-UAS system design as a hard-kill solution.

Ukraine Arms Its USVs With Grad Artillery Rockets
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems

Ukraine Arms Its USVs With Grad Artillery Rockets

Ukrainian MoD has announced the integration of Grad 122 mm artillery rocket launchers on its Sea Baby kamikaze USVs.

RTK Teknoloji Starts Up KAHRAMAN UAV’s Engines
Unmanned Systems Engine and Transmission

RTK Teknoloji Starts Up KAHRAMAN UAV’s Engines

Turkish defence firm RTK Teknoloji, working on the jet-powered KAHRAMAN target UAV, has started up the engines.

UAV-Carrying UAV Spotted in Russian-Ukrainian War
Unmanned Systems

UAV-Carrying UAV Spotted in Russian-Ukrainian War

An unidentified type of rotary-wing UAV capable of carrying and dropping smaller UAVs was spotted in the Russian-Ukrainian conflict zone.

Turkiye Assigns AKINCI and S&R Helicopter for Iran
Air Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

Turkiye Assigns AKINCI and S&R Helicopter for Iran

The Turkish Defence Ministry assigned an AKINCI and S&R helicopter to the Iranian President’s helicopter. AKINCI identified a source of heat as a crash site.

Russia Intercepts USVs from Helicopters
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

Russia Intercepts USVs from Helicopters

Russia introduced a new doctrine to intercept Ukrainian USVs in the Black Sea. Russian helicopters open fire on USVs, similar to ASW doctrine.

Eurodrone Completes PDR Stage
Unmanned Systems

Eurodrone Completes PDR Stage

The multi-national Airbus Eurodrone HALE UAV project has completed its Preliminary Design Review (PDR) stage.

Baykar Completes TB2 Armed UAV Delivery to Poland
Unmanned Systems

Baykar Completes TB2 Armed UAV Delivery to Poland

Baykar completed the final batch delivery of the TB2 system to Poland. Haluk Bayraktar announced the development on his social media account.

Ukraine Prepares for Unmanned Systems Forces
Unmanned Systems

Ukraine Prepares for Unmanned Systems Forces

Following its rapid gain of experience with unmanned systems during the war, Ukraine is preparing to form an Unmanned Systems Force.

Iran Reveals Specifications of Shaheed-238 Kamikaze UAV
Unmanned Systems

Iran Reveals Specifications of Shaheed-238 Kamikaze UAV

Technical specifications of Iran’s turbojet-powered Shaheed-238 kamikaze UAV have surfaced in local Iranian media.

Highlights from DENİZKURDU-II/2024 Naval Exercise
Land Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Unmanned Systems

Highlights from DENİZKURDU-II/2024 Naval Exercise

DENİZKURDU-II/2024 exercise has been conducted with more than 100 ships and aircraft in service with the Turkish Navy.