Within the scope of the project carried out under the leadership of the Defense Industry Directorate, Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA (Attack Unmanned Aerial Vehicle), which was developed by BAYKAR with domestic and national means, realized a first within the scope of the test carried out on 4 November 2020. Taking off from Çorlu, AKINCI successfully achieved a fully autonomous landing and takeoff from the remote square, where there is no ground control station (YKI).
He went up and down the square where there was no YKI
Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA, whose testing activities are continuing at Bayraktar AKINCI Flight Training Center located in Çorlu Airport Command, after the system identification tests performed at an average altitude of 20 thousand feet, in order to test the landing and take-off capability on another runway without a ground control station (YKI). reached the far square. AKINCI, who successfully completed the fully autonomous landing and take-off in the square, where there was no GCI, then returned to Çorlu.
"We tried landing in the far square"
“Our AKINCI Prototype 1 aircraft first took off from Çorlu. We performed our system identification tests at medium altitude. After that, we tried landing on the far square. First he approached, folded from low, and then on the second try he put his wheels on the track and got up again. Now he will return to Çorlu. "Good luck to our country and our nation."
The first flight was made on December 6, 2019
Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA realized its first flight on December 6, 2019. The integration process of the third prototype of the Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA project, where the first delivery is planned to be carried out by the end of the year, continues at the Baykar National S / UAV R&D and Production Center. The third prototype will be sent to Çorlu Airfield Command to perform the test flights after the integration is completed.