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Turkish Defence and Aviation in 2022
Land Navy / Maritime Air Ammunition Weapon / Missile Country Interview / Exclusive File

Turkish Defence and Aviation in 2022

Defence Industry Agency (SSB) announced in January 2022 its 2022 schedule and targets for the year. This article will remind the targets that were accomplished in 2022. The President of SSB, Professor İsmail Demir, has predicted that the industry would export more than 4 billion USD in 2022 and Turkiye reached that goal on December 18, 2022, with 4.084 billion USD.

CANİK Delivered 750 Anti-Aircraft to the TAF
Weapon / Missile

CANİK Delivered 750 Anti-Aircraft to the TAF

President of SSB Demir stated in a television interview that the Turkish air defence system has a new member as a new layer. He did not reveal the details.

Roketsan and Aselsan's Siper Product-1 hit the Target
Weapon / Missile

Roketsan and Aselsan's Siper Product-1 hit the Target

Turkiye continues developing activities of a long-range air defence missile system called Siper. The missile hit its target from 100 kilometres.

Baykar Delivered Three More Akıncı UAVs
Unmanned Systems

Baykar Delivered Three More Akıncı UAVs

SSB President İsmail Demir stated that Turkish UAV manufacturer Baykar had delivered three more Akıncı Armed UAVs. He has not stated the recipient.

Roketsan’s Laser Weapon Passed First Test
Weapon / Missile

Roketsan’s Laser Weapon Passed First Test

Roketsan’s ALKA Directed Energy Weapon System (DEWS) passed the first test, where Bursa-based Ermaksan is a subcontractor. President of Defence Industry Agency (SSB) Professor İsmail Demir announced on his social media account that ALKA had passed an essential test stage.

SSİK Might be Held Tomorrow
Navy / Maritime Air Country

SSİK Might be Held Tomorrow

The last Defence Industry Executive Meeting (SSİK) of 2022 might be held tomorrow. The meeting will conclude 2022 projects and provide a 2023 perspective for Defence Industry Agency (SSB).

ASELSAN’s Albatros -S is Unveiled
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

ASELSAN’s Albatros -S is Unveiled

SSB President İsmail Demir has shared a piece of information about ASELSAN's Albatros-S Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USV) with Swarm technology.

ULAQ for Anti-Submarine Warfare
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

ULAQ for Anti-Submarine Warfare

ARES Shipyard and Meteksan Defence’s Armed Unmanned Surface Vessel (UASV/ULAQ) will conduct anti-submarine warfare (ASW) missions.

Eralp Early Warning Radar System for Turkish Armed Forces
E/W Sensors

Eralp Early Warning Radar System for Turkish Armed Forces

ASELSAN's Eralp Early Warning Radar System is preparing for delivery to the Turkish Armed Forces.

First Modernised ACV-15 Back in Inventory
Land Modernisation

First Modernised ACV-15 Back in Inventory

Turkish Armed Forces have taken delivery of the first five modernised ACV-15 (ZMA-15) Armoured Combat Vehicles.

New Business Model Proposal for new Project
Land Investment

New Business Model Proposal for new Project

SSB Proposes establishing a new company for the Next Generation Tracked Vehicle (YNPA) project as President sent a letter to many recipients.

Demir: The abilities obtained with the Özgür Project will be used in the TF
Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

Demir: The abilities obtained with the Özgür Project will be used in the TF

Defence Industry Agency President said that the F-16s would be put into the service of the Turkish Air Force within the scope of the Özgür Project.

PTDI and Turkish Aerospace Sign Agreement on Aerospace Engineering Program
Air Expo and Air Show

PTDI and Turkish Aerospace Sign Agreement on Aerospace Engineering Program

PTDI and Turkish Aerospace sign an Agreement on the Aerospace Engineering Program as Turkiye establishes its fighter programme, Turkish Fighter TF.

Turkish Defence Industry at Jakarta
Expo and Air Show

Turkish Defence Industry at Jakarta

Turkiye is exhibiting domestic products at INDO Defence 2022. Turkish companies are increasing cooperation with Indonesia.