📩 01/02/2021 16:45
The tenth age and three thousandth production of SARP, which is in the inventory of the Turkish Armed Forces, Gendarmerie General Command and General Directorate of Security since the day it was exhibited for the first time in DEF 2011, and which operates in many countries not only in Turkey but also abroad, with high-volume mass production contracts. , Chairman of the Board and General Manager Prof. Dr. With the participation of Haluk Görgün, Defense System Technologies (SST) Sector Presidency was celebrated in Volume Kamoy Production Hall.
The short history of ASELSAN Remote Controlled Weapon Systems (UKSS) was shared by SST Sector President Behcet Karataş at the celebration, which was organized with a limited participation in accordance with the conditions of the pandemic. Afterwards, the qualification and serial production process of SARP was explained by Mustafa Kaval, Head of Microelectronics Guidance and Electro-Optics (MGEO). Chairman of the Board and General Manager Prof. Dr. In his speech, Haluk Görgün stated that the SARP system is one of the most important values of ASELSAN produced with domestic and national means, and emphasized that with the commissioning of ASELSAN Konya Silah Sistemleri A.Ş. After the speeches, a short demonstration was made with SARP systems and the celebration ceremony was completed.
SARP, one of the members of the ASELSAN UKSS product family, today meets the needs of the Turkish Armed Forces, Gendarmerie General Command and General Directorate of Security, by producing them entirely with local and national resources. SARP, which stands out with its remote control and stabilization features, successfully represents ASELSAN not only in the country but also abroad. With the export to a European country for the first time in 2020, the number of countries served by SARP increased to six. ASELSAN, together with SARP and other members of its remote controlled weapon systems family, continues to serve in twenty countries and to be one of the three leading companies in the world in this field.
SARP Remote Controlled Weapon System Features SARP, which provides high accuracy on land platforms, was developed for small and medium caliber weapons. Combining effective firing power with precise reconnaissance capability, the SARP system can be used both against air and land threats in tactical land vehicles and against asymmetric threats in residential areas and fixed facilities thanks to its light and low profile turret.
Thanks to its thermal and TV cameras and laser range finder, SARP produces ballistic solutions with high accuracy and can be used in day / night conditions. In addition to these features, SARP, which has firing line and line of sight stabilization, automatic target tracking and advanced ballistic algorithms, can shoot and direct with high precision while in motion.