Bayraktar Mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicle System developed by Baykar Defense is ready to enter the inventory with its new features.
Bayraktar Mini UAV System has been developed completely original and national electronics, software and structural components of the aircraft is Turkey's first mini-robot system. The system, which was developed with the hard work and effort of the Baykar Savunma R&D team, successfully passed all tests and was first put into the service of the Turkish Armed Forces in 2007.
As reported by Baykar Defense, the Bayraktar Mini UAV system is ready to serve the security forces with its new features. In the transfer made by Baykar Defense, “We continue to develop and produce systems that can meet all needs from mini UAV to unmanned fighter aircraft. Bayraktar Mini UAV, the first step of our national UAV adventure, is ready to serve our security forces with its new features! " statements were included.
Selçuk Bayraktar also shared numerical data on the S / UAVs they produced until June 2020.In this context, 228+ Bayraktar Mini UAVs in the inventory of the Turkish Armed Forces and General Directorate of Security had completed 100.000 flight hours. The 350+ UAV platforms offered by Baykar Defense to the use of security forces, achieved an important first in Turkish aviation history by performing over 350.000 flights.
110+ SUNS in the inventory
Turkey's developed by national Baykan producing SIH system when specifications and participated in the operations evaluated national SIH of the best in the world in its class Bayraktar TB2, the Turkish Armed Forces in 2014 (TAF) entered into inventory. The unmanned aerial vehicle, which was armed in 2015, is being used operationally by the Turkish Armed Forces, Gendarmerie General Command, Turkish National Police and MIT. In addition, together with the Bayraktar TB2 UAV system in the inventory of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, 110 Bayraktar TB2 S / UAV, which is currently in the inventory, has been actively working by the security forces in the fight against terrorism since 250, with 2014 thousand flight hours.
Target 2023 in MİUS
In his statement in June 2020, Selçuk Bayraktar stated that Akıncı TİHA, which made its first flight at the end of 2019, can perform much more strategic missions and will be in the inventory in 2020. Providing information about the Combat Unmanned Aircraft System (MİUS) studies, Selçuk Bayraktar stated that his company will work on MİUS until 2023 and explained some features of the platform. Accordingly, the platform, which will be powered by the MİUS turbofan propulsion system, will be able to stay in the air for about five hours at an operational altitude of 40.000 feet. With the SATCOM data network, the MIUS, which can operate without range limitation, will have a cruising speed of 0,8 Mach. With its 1 ton ammunition carrying capacity, MIUS will be able to perform close air support, strategic attack missions, suppression / destruction of air defense systems and missile attack missions.