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 Okumuş Leaves TUBİTAK SAGE Director Position
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Okumuş Leaves TUBİTAK SAGE Director Position

The director of TUBITAK SAGE, Gürcan Okumuş left his position. There is no information available about his future plans.

Turkish BVR Missile Passed the Test with Radar Seeker
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Turkish BVR Missile Passed the Test with Radar Seeker

President of the Defence Industry Agency (DIA), Professor İsmail Demir, announced from his social media accounts that Tubitak SAGE’s (Defence Industry Research and Development Institute) Gökdoğan Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile BVR/Peregrine) was fired with radar seeker. Demir stated that BVR Peregrine and Bozdoğan Within Visual Range (WVR/Merlin) would be delivered to the Turkish Armed Forces.

Ramjet Gökhan Prototype Will Be Available Soon
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Ramjet Gökhan Prototype Will Be Available Soon

Gökdoğan and Bozdoğan test fires from the plane have been accomplished, and the prototype of the Ramjet Gökhan missile will be available in 2022.

F-16s to get Ramjet Engine air to air missile Gökhan
Air Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

F-16s to get Ramjet Engine air to air missile Gökhan

TUBİTAK SAGE’s director Gökhan Okumuş stated that Gökhan air to air missile with Ramjet engine would be used first at F-16 aircraft, and later they will be implemented to Turkish fighter aircraft TF-X. Okumuş indicated that the Gökhan Ramjet missile would be carried at the internal bay of TF-X aircraft.

SAGE Begins Ramjet engine project: Gökhan
Air Weapon / Missile

SAGE Begins Ramjet engine project: Gökhan

Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar announced TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) SAGE’s (Defence Industries Research and Development Institute) new project; air to air missile with ramjet engine Gökhan.