hisar News

Turkish 76/62 mm Naval Gun Serves on TCG AKHİSAR OPV
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Turkish 76/62 mm Naval Gun Serves on TCG AKHİSAR OPV

Turkish Defence Ministry (MOD) stated that MKE A.Ş.'s 76/62 mm National Naval Gun is installed on TCG AKHİSAR OPV.

TCG Istanbul (F 515) Fires HİSAR-D RF Missile from MİDLAS
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

TCG Istanbul (F 515) Fires HİSAR-D RF Missile from MİDLAS

The first ship of İ-class frigates has achieved a milestone by firing ROKETSAN’s HİSAR-D RF from MİDLAS, a Turkish indigenous vertical launching system (VLS).

Update on ASELSAN GÜRZ Air Defence System’s Design
Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Update on ASELSAN GÜRZ Air Defence System’s Design

An updated version of ASELSAN’s GÜRZ combined air defence system featuring additional equipment has been revealed at the World Defense Show 2024.

Navy Comes to the Fore at SSİK Decisions
Navy / Maritime Analysis

Navy Comes to the Fore at SSİK Decisions

It was seen that the decisions taken by the SSİK to strengthen the Naval Forces came to the fore. As TurDef, we are examining some of these decisions.

SSB Signs Deal with ASELSAN for Air Defence Systems
Weapon / Missile Investment

SSB Signs Deal with ASELSAN for Air Defence Systems

It was announced on Public Disclosure Platform (KAP) that a deal was signed between the Turkish Defence Industry Agency (SSB) and ASELSAN.

Deal Signed for SİPER Product 1’s Serial Production
Weapon / Missile

Deal Signed for SİPER Product 1’s Serial Production

Turkish Defence Industry Agency (SSB) signed the deal with ASELSAN, ROKETSAN, for the serial production of HİSAR and SİPER Product 1 air defence systems.

Three products of ASELSAN will enter the inventory
Navy / Maritime Sensors Weapon / Missile E/W

Three products of ASELSAN will enter the inventory

ASELSAN's three products will enter the Naval Forces inventory this year, along with the 5th MİLGEM ship.

Turkiye Exported its First Corvette, PNS Babur (280)
Navy / Maritime

Turkiye Exported its First Corvette, PNS Babur (280)

Turkiye delivered the first Babur Class Corvette, PNS Babur (280), to the Pakistan Navy after integrating weapon systems and sensors.

China Explores Turkish Defence Industry
Bilateral Relations

China Explores Turkish Defence Industry

Turkish-Chinese relations were intense for over a millennium until Turks immigrated to Anatolia. China’s interest in Turkiye re-gains momentum.

Roketsan Steps-in the UK with DSEI 2023
Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Roketsan Steps-in the UK with DSEI 2023

Roketsan aims to take its position in the UK market to the next level with the products it will exhibit and the meetings it will hold at DSEI in London.

SSİK Initiates 25 New Projects
Land Navy / Maritime Air Investment Country

SSİK Initiates 25 New Projects

The last Defence Industry Executive Committee (SSİK) of 2022 was held at the Presidential Complex, under President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's chairmanship.

Indonesia Becomes First International Customer of Roketsan’s Khan
Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Indonesia Becomes First International Customer of Roketsan’s Khan

Roketsan attended the Indo Defence 2022 and signed two agreements with Indonesia to provide Land-to-Land Long Range missile and air defence systems.

ASFAT Starts the Construction of First OPV Design, Aksihar
Navy / Maritime Expo and Air Show

ASFAT Starts the Construction of First OPV Design, Aksihar

ASFAT Inc has completed the critical design of the OPV for the Turkish Navy, and the construction of the Akhisar ship has begun.

TCG Anadolu will have 50 or more A/UAV on board
Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems

TCG Anadolu will have 50 or more A/UAV on board

President of Defence Industries Professor İsmail Demir attended a Tv channel to explain recent improvements in the defence industry. Professor Demir stated that 50 or more Armed / UAVs would be deployed on TCG Anadolu multipurpose amphibious vessel. The vessel has just got the ensign flag hoisted recently before starting sea trials.