Republic of Turkey Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan held on 21 July 2020 by the Presidential Cabinet Rating explanation was made for the last 2 years the situation in the defense industry project during the meeting.
TC presidential Defense Industry Department (SSB) official Twitter account for the Review Meeting that makes sharing Turkey's air defenses, gave the statement made by the President regarding the final status of weapons and ammunition projects.
"The HİSAR-A air defense system, whose tests have been successfully completed, is at the stage of entering the inventory," the president said in a statement. statements took place. Regarding İsmail Demir Hisar air defense missile systems in May 2020:
“We sent various units related to Hisar-O to the field. We can say for Hisar-O in the field. The system is being placed. Hisar-A is in the mass production process. ” said . İsmail Demir also stated that the number of HİSAR-A was decreased and Hisar-A was converted to Hisar-O because Hisar-O was needed rather than HİSAR-A.
ATMACA Cruise Missile, KORKUT and BORA Missile
In the continuation of the president's statement, "ATMACA has come to an end in the tests of our cruise missile." used expressions. President of the Presidential Defense Industry, about the test shot successfully executed off Sinop on 1 July 2020. Dr. İsmail Demir said, “Our throwing flew long this time. Our ATMACA cruise missile, which successfully fulfills its functions by successfully hitting the target at a distance of 200+ km, is preparing to enter the inventory. ”
Following the meeting, President said, “The first systems in the KORKUT Project entered the inventory. In this context, 4 Command Control Vehicles and 13 Weapon System Vehicles capable of using smart ammunition were delivered to our army. ” "BORA missiles continue to be delivered." found in the description.
Targets belonging to the terrorist organization PKK and the local missile 'Bora' deployed to the 2019th Border Regiment Command in Derecik district of Hakkari in July 34 were shot down.
SOM Ammunition, UMTAS, L-UMTAS and NEB
In the statement made by the President, “SOM ammunition and national guidance kits capable of directing bombs to the target with high precision continue rapidly. There are no disruptions in the delivery of our Long Range Anti-Tank Missiles UMTAS and L-UMTAS and Penetrating Bombs. ” statements took place.
Ayırca President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated that the Sungur Air Defense System is also ready to enter the inventory. On July 1, 2020, Defense Industry President Prof. Dr. SUNGUR, developed by İsmail Demir with ROKETSAN's local defense industry stakeholders, announced that he was ready to enter the inventory. Demir shared, "A surprise force to increase the capabilities of our security forces!" had included the expression.