PT Pindad President Abraham Mose and FNSS Country Manager Tolgo Sipahi signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 20 April 2022, witnessed by Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto, Asia Pacific Defense Journal reports. The Zaha amphibious assault vehicle is intended to meet the Indonesian Navy’s requirement for new Amphibious Landing...

Havelsan, which offers new generation end-to-end solutions in the fields of defence, simulation autonomous platform technologies, ICT, homeland, and cyber security, is unveiling its advanced products and smart solutions to its visitors during ADAS 2022 (Asian Defense, Security, Crisis and Disaster Management Exhibition and Conference). Through the Digital Troops concept,...

Otokar, Turkey’s global land systems manufacturer participates in FIDAE2022, the foremost aerospace, defense and security exhibition of Latin America, on April 5-10, in Chile. Otokar is promoting its own design and production of armored military vehicles as well as turret systems, and its capabilities in land systems. Otokar is also providing information about its flexible...

The 4rd Azerbaijan International Defence Exhibition, ADEX 2022 will be held at Baku Expo Center in the capital of Azerbaijan from the 6th to the 8th of September. This large-scale event enjoys the status of a major regional exposition of weapons and defence equipment; ADEX 2022 is a grand display of modern weaponry and equipment, where the force and power of Azerbaijan’s...

Leonardo Australia will provide the Australian Defence Force (ADF) with the Type 163 Laser Target Designator (LTD) under Australia’s LAND 17 Phase 2 Digital Terminal Control System – Capability Assurance Program. According to Leonardo, the contract for the Type 163 will be fulfilled in the second quarter of 2022. This order follows a previous contract. A spokesperson...

Turkish Aerospace will attend Asia’s biggest aviation event, the Singapore Airshow on February 15-18, 2022. Turkish Aerospace will display the exact model of its 5th generation fighter jet Turkish Fighter in Asia region for the first time and will be displaying its indigenous platforms. For the participation and importancy of the Singapore Airshow, Turkish Aerospace...

Sea Acceptance Trials of the early delivered systems and the Critical Design Phase of the Preveze Mid-Life Modernisation Project have been successfully completed. STM Savunma Teknolojileri Mühendislik ve Ticaret A.Ş. a leading actor in the Turkish defence sector that operates under the direction of the Presidency of Defence Industries (SSB) is a major contributor to...

According to information published by the “Daily Sabah” website on January 20, 2022, the Turkish-made HISAR-O+ air defense missile system was delivered to the Turkish army. The HISAR-O+ is a new generation of air defense missile systems fully developed and designed in Turkey by the companies Aselsan and Roketsan. On January 4, 2022, Army Recognition has reported...

Turkey’s first dedicated intelligence-gathering ship, TCG Ufuk (A-591), was officially commissioned into service at Istanbul Shipyard in Tuzla, Istanbul, on 14 January, İsmail Demir, head of Turkey’s Presidency of Defence Industries (SSB), has announced. The ship will be jointly operated by the National Intelligence Organization (MİT) and the Turkish Naval...

Aselsan has been adapting the Sarp remote weapon station (RWS) with the capability to fire the Atom 40 mm high-velocity airburst munition, the company reported in its January 2022 bulletin. Atom Sarp was test-fired in June 2021 against dummies representing dispersed insurgents under cover, inside buildings, and in the field. The adaptation of Sarp and an integration kit...