Ammunition Integration to AKSUNGUR Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Started

Türk Havacılık ve Uzay Sanayii A.Ş. Ammunition integration started to AKSUNGUR Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, which was developed by (TUSAŞ) with the experience obtained from ANKA project.

In the sharing made by TÜBİTAK Defense Industry Research and Development Institute (TÜBİTAK-SAGE) Director Gürcan Okumuş, the AKSUNGUR UAV developed by TUSAŞ and the Precision Guidance Kit (HGK) and Winged Guidance Kit (KGK) developed by TÜBİTAK-SAGE. Integration has started. This ability will be a very important power factor on the field. ” expressions were included.

With the HGK, which has been developed for domestic and national facilities, the UPS makes the Mark series general purpose bombs smart and gives it precise shrinking ability.

AKSUNGUR Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

AKSUNGUR UAV, developed by Turkish Aerospace Industries with the experience gained from the ANKA Medium Altitude - Long Air Stay (MALE) class Unmanned Aerial Vehicle project, made its first flight on March 20, 2019. AKSUNGUR, which has two PD-170 Turbodiesel Engines developed by TUSAŞ Engine Industry (TEI) with national resources, can operate at an altitude of 40.000ft and stay in the air for 40 hours. 24 meters wingspan, 3300 kilograms azamAKSUNGUR with a take-off weight of i and a payload capacity of 750 kilograms; During the Attack/Naval Patrol Mission, it can stay in the air for 750 hours at an altitude of 25.000ft with an external load of 12 kilograms.

Turkey's first Mark series general purpose bombs carrying capacity with AKSUNGUR one of unmanned aerial vehicles in Turkey is currently the only Turkish Air Force since it will perform some of their duties assault Located capability of combat aircraft in the inventory of vital importance. Thanks to AKSUNGUR, it is planned to save the fighter lives of the fighter jets in the Turkish Air Force inventory.

Source: Defense Industry

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