New military consortium being created in Turkey
Baku, Azerbaijan, March 8
By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend:
The Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) and firearms manufacturer Sarsilmaz Silah Sanayi AS will create a new military consortium, the Turkish media reported March 8.
Reportedly, the consortium will improve military helicopters’ armament system in Turkey.
From 2011, Turkey has set up the production of mobile outposts that proved effective in fight against the militants of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), and also the Canik TP9 handguns, unmanned ANKA aircraft and other military equipment to strengthen the domestic defense industry.
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