TEI TUSAŞ Engine Industry Inc. General Manager and Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Mahmut F. Akşit came together with industrialists in Denizli. Prof. Dr. Mahmut F. Aksit made a statement about the TS1400 jet engine developed and produced within the scope of Turboshaft Engine Development Project (TMGP) at the meeting held in Denizli OIZ Regional Directorate Conference Hall.
Expressing that they fly one of every two aircraft in the world with the parts they produce, Prof. Dr. Mahmut F. Akşit said, “Production of the second engine of TEI-TS1400 is finished. In the coming days, the testing process of the second engine will begin. Our third engine runs out in 1 month. We will produce at least 6 TS5 engines in the next 1400 months. " made statements.
Milestone in aviation technology
Turkey, indicating that they produced the first jet engine in the true sense of Prof. Dr. Mahmoud F. Akşit, stressing that it was a turning point in the history of Turkey. In addition, Prof. Akşit, "This is our engine in the aviation sector with Turkey as we now Romania, Poland, Bulgaria classes from Britain, France, Germany, we are off to class in aviation technology. So we're going to the Champions League. This really is a landmark for Turkey in terms of technology. " said.
Prof. Akşit stated that the national engine produces between 67 and 120 horsepower more power than the rival equivalent engine in take-off, maximum continuous flight power and emergency take-off mode. Prof. “I hope that after these challenging maturation and certification processes, our national GOKBEY helicopter will fly with our national engine after 2024.” He completed his speech by making his statements.