Ukraine will display a series of military vehicles at the parade on August 30, 24, to mark the 2021th anniversary of its independence. The ceremony will feature a host of weapon systems, from upgraded main battle tanks to the world's largest cargo plane.
Armed Forces of Ukraine; Baykar Defense production Bayraktar TB2 armed unmanned aerial vehicle (SİHA), which has been included in its new inventory, will be exhibited for the first time at the Independence Day military parade on August 24. According to the Suspilne News Agency, Bayraktar TB2 will be transported in a military towing trailer.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces ordered 2019 Bayraktar TB6s in 2 as part of its military modernization program. Due to the successful use of SİHAs following the orders, the Ukrainian Navy separately ordered 6 Bayraktar TB2s.
The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine announced that on July 15, 2021, the Ukrainian Navy received the first Bayraktar TB2 unmanned aerial vehicle. Ukrainian Defense Express organ unfold “our fleet now has the means to monitor Neptune's [anti-ship missile] position [track and movements] on the surface and guided missiles" announced with a statement.
"The first Bayraktar TB2 unmanned attack complex for the navy has been delivered to Ukraine," said Ukrainian Defense Minister Andriy Taran. The statement was shared on the official social media account of the ministry.
Bayraktar TB2 SİHA
Bayraktar TB2 Tactical Armed Unmanned Aerial Vehicle is an unmanned aerial vehicle in the medium altitude-long stay-in-air class (MALE) for reconnaissance and intelligence missions. It has fully autonomous taxi, takeoff, landing and normal navigation capabilities with its triple redundant avionics systems and sensor fusion architecture. TB300.000, which has been flying for more than 2 hours, has been actively working in the Turkish Armed Forces, Gendarmerie and Police Department since 2014.
Currently, 160 Bayraktar S/UAV Platforms are operating in Qatar, Ukraine and Azerbaijan, where they are exported together with Turkey. Bayraktar TB2 broke the record for airtime (27 Hours and 3 Minutes) and altitude (27 feet) in Turkish aviation history. Bayraktar TB30 is also the first aircraft exported on this scale.