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TEI Runs TF6000 Turbofan Engine for the First Time
Engine and Transmission

TEI Runs TF6000 Turbofan Engine for the First Time

TUSAS Engine Industries Inc. (TEI) has run the TF6000 turbofan engine set to power Baykar’s KIZILELMA and TUSAŞ’s ANKA-3 UCAVs for the first time.

AKSUNGUR Reached Highest Altitude with TEI’s PD170 Engine
Unmanned Systems Engine and Transmission Air

AKSUNGUR Reached Highest Altitude with TEI’s PD170 Engine

TUSAŞ’s AKSUNGUR UAV flew at an altitude of 30 thousand feet with TEI’s nationally developed PD170 engine.

GAO Questions Cost Growth and Modernisation Decisions
Air Engine and Transmission Modernisation Country

GAO Questions Cost Growth and Modernisation Decisions

GAO criticises the F-35 aircraft for the late delivery and high programme cost.

Akar visits the UK with Defence Industry Cooperation Agenda
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Akar visits the UK with Defence Industry Cooperation Agenda

Defence Minister Akar went to the U.K. to meet British Defence Minister Ben Wallace. Akar is expected to meet some defence industry companies.

TEI is about the start the production of the TF6000 engine
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TEI is about the start the production of the TF6000 engine

TUSAŞ Engine Industry (TEI) has developed the TF-6000 turbofan engine intending to use in the defence products and energy industry. TEI aims to complete the production of the engine and ignite it for the first time in the first months of 2023. TEI General Manager Mahmut Faruk Akşit said, “Our goal is to complete the production in the first months of the next year and to fire it in the first quarter.”

Baykar Exhibited KIZILELMA Fighter UAV at TEKNOFEST KARADENIZ
Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

Baykar Exhibited KIZILELMA Fighter UAV at TEKNOFEST KARADENIZ

Baykar company exhibited its KIZILELMA second production prototype for the first time at TEKNOFEST KARADENİZ.

Demir: Three Bids for TF-X’s Engine
Air Engine and Transmission

Demir: Three Bids for TF-X’s Engine

The President of the Defence Industry Agency (DIA) explained recent developments in Turkish Fighter Aircraft. Speaking in an exclusive interview on a television channel, Demir said that TR Motor and TUSAŞ Engine Industry (TEI) have given their bids for the TF-X engine and are waiting for Rolls-Royce to give its bid along with Kale Aviation. Demir said in sum:

Demir; Waiting Rolls-Royce’s answer to our RfP for TF-X Engine
Air Bilateral Relations Engine and Transmission

Demir; Waiting Rolls-Royce’s answer to our RfP for TF-X Engine

Director of Defence Industry Agency (DIA) (Formerly President of Defence Industries SSB) Professor İsmail Demir answered TurDef's questions about the visit to the United Kingdom to discuss Turkish / British cooperation on the TF-X engine.

Baykar inks Akıncı Engine agreement
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Baykar inks Akıncı Engine agreement

Turkish UAV Manufacterer Baykar and Ukranian engine producer Motor Sich sign engine procurement agreement at Saha Expo.

First heartbeat of FIRTINA
Land Engine and Transmission

First heartbeat of FIRTINA

President of Defence Industries Profesor İsmail Demir announced that the 1,000-horsepower UTKU engine was ignited for the first time.

Altay’s Engine Passed Initial Tests
Land Engine and Transmission

Altay’s Engine Passed Initial Tests

Altay Main Battle Tank project passed an important milestone. The Power Group Development (BATU) Project gave its first fruit. The 1500 HP engine is ignited for the first time. BMC Power announced that the test was carried out in April 2021.

Taiwan Develops The Next-Generation Fighter
Air

Taiwan Develops The Next-Generation Fighter

The Republic of China (Taiwan) develops a new fighter jet, and it will be unveiled by 2024. Taiwan’s National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) stated that they are developing next-generation fighter on Thursday (April 15). The programme is called Vega Project.

Motor Sich may become half-Turkish Company
Bilateral Relations Engine and Transmission

Motor Sich may become half-Turkish Company

Ukrainian jet engine maker Motor Sich wants to sell half of its stakes to a Turkish company. The sale was discussed between Ukrainian and Turkish Presidents.

Demir: Hürjet  might be deployed at TCG Anadolu
Navy / Maritime Air

Demir: Hürjet might be deployed at TCG Anadolu

SSB President Demir stated that Hürkuş (Advanced Jet Trainer and Light Attack Aircraft) might be deployed at TCG Anadolu.