New Turkish UAV makes first successful flight
Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug. 8 / Trend A.Taghiyeva /
The Simsek reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) has made its first successful flight, the Sabah newspaper reported.
This is the second model of the UAV, designed by a Turkish aerospace company.
Its length is 2.3 meters, with a wingspan of 1.5 meters. The maximum takeoff weight is 75 kilograms, with a speed of 740 kilometers per hour.
The first Turkish reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle ANKA was commissioned in June 2012.