STM General Manager Özgür Güleryüz stated that there is great interest in STM's Autonomous Systems from abroad, including Asian countries.
STM continues to attract attention from abroad by making significant contributions to Turkey's defense industry and national technology move, developing innovative and national solutions and achieving significant export success. Under the leadership of the Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB); Developing products and solutions in a wide range of areas from military naval platforms to autonomous systems, from cyber security to satellite and space technologies, STM draws attention in the global market while equipping our security forces with national systems.
Nikkei Asia, one of Japan's important news organizations, brought the works of STM, one of the world's top 100 defense industry companies, to its agenda. Keeping the pulse of Asia, Nikkei Asia gave extensive coverage to STM's Autonomous Systems in its news.
“There is great interest in KARGU from abroad, including Asian countries”
Answering Nikkei Asia's questions at the Antalya Diplomacy Forum (ADF), STM General Manager Özgür Güleryüz said that there is great interest in the Rotary Wing Striker UAV/Smart Ammunition System KARGU from abroad, including Asian countries. Güleryüz stated that KARGU has been used successfully by the Turkish Armed Forces since 2018. Referring to the recent news about KARGU, Güleryüz said, "Unless the operator presses the button, it is not possible for the drone to target and attack."
The capabilities of the Turkish Defense Industry were explained in Antalya
The Presidency of Defense Industry Presidency of the Republic of Turkey met with the foreign ministers of the guest countries at the meeting titled "Defense Industry as a Component of Peaceful Diplomacy and Cooperation" within the scope of the Antalya Diplomacy Forum. President of the Turkish Presidency of Defense Industry Prof. Dr. The meeting, which was held under the leadership of İsmail Demir, was attended by STM General Manager Özgür Güleryüz, as well as senior officials of Turkish defense industry companies. At the meeting, the capabilities of the Turkish defense industry were conveyed to foreign representatives.
ALPAGU counting the days
STM, which wants to carry its success in the export of military naval platforms to autonomous systems, successfully carried out the ammunition test firing of the Fixed Wing Intelligent Striker UAV System ALPAGU, which it developed with its national engineering capability and which can operate effectively day and night by a single soldier, on 17 June 2021. President of Defense Industry Prof. Dr. İsmail Demir said that ALPAGU will go to the showcase and it will also receive demand from abroad.