📩 16/08/2021 16:20
Continuing to work with the vision of being the leader of original, reliable and groundbreaking rocket and missile solutions for Turkey's future, Roketsan is participating in the 15th International Defense Industry Fair IDEF'21 with its brand new products, each of which bears the signature of Turkish engineers. Roketsan General Manager Murat Second stated that they will exhibit 21 products for the first time at IDEF'9 and said, "Roketsan will be the center of attention with its products in IDEF 2021, where the Turkish defense industry will show its strength."
IDEF'21, organized under the auspices of the Presidency of the Republic of Turkey, hosted by the Ministry of National Defense, under the management and responsibility of the Turkish Armed Forces Foundation, will be held at Tüyap Fair and Congress Center in Istanbul between 17-20 August 2021. Meeting with the members of the press before the fair, Roketsan General Manager Murat Second gave information about the activities the company will carry out at IDEF'21.
Roketsan Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Faruk Yiğit: “Roketsan has been working hard for the survival of our country for 33 years. We are a high-capacity technology company with our solutions tailored to the needs, our dynamic and agile working system, and our financial strength. Turkey is in a very good place in the world today. We, as Roketsan, use all our talents to reinforce this power.
Our air defense systems, as it is known, are layered systems. We are working to improve all layers. However, since we are talking about a national issue here, it is an issue that not only Roketsan but also all stakeholders of the defense industry should work together and produce solutions for. There are also systems that are not talked about at the moment. Maybe when SİPER is delivered, you will see that we have covered all layers with national systems.” said.
Second, Roketsan General Manager, said, “The Turkish defense industry continued to grow stronger even under the conditions of COVID-19. Now it's time to show our power to the whole world. Roketsan will be the center of attention with its unique products and solutions to be presented at IDEF'21. I invite all national and international participants of IDEF'21 and you, our esteemed members of the press, to visit our stand and see the point we have reached in engineering closely.”
Second, “We continue on our way aiming to become Turkey's largest technology army with our colleagues reaching 1.800 people, more than 3.400 of whom are engineers. IDEF'21 will be the showcase of these products, which we put forward with the R&D studies we carry out with our own resources when necessary. We are ready to develop new collaborations with our product range, which we expand every year, and to contribute more to our country's exports.”
Finally, in his second speech: “As you know, the close air defense of our ships is mainly carried out with RAM and Phalanx systems. We will exhibit our LEVENT system, based on our SUNGUR Missile, which will provide close air defense to our ships, during IDEF'21. LEVENTThere will be two versions of . The first configuration, using the electro-optic and radar systems on the ship; The second configuration will use its own radar and electro-optical systems to head towards its target.” He made his statements.
Indicating that Roketsan will continue to be the biggest rocket and missile supplier of the Turkish Armed Forces, second also stated that they will continue to give new good news in this context.
Roketsan Attends IDEF'21 with New Products
Participants visiting the Roketsan stand at IDEF'21 will have the opportunity to see 9 new products for the first time. Roketsan will also exhibit many of its products that have proven their success in the field at home and abroad at IDEF'21. 1465 m2Roketsan, which will host its visitors in the .
LAÇİN Guidance Kit, MAM-T, SUNGUR Weapon System, which enables the MK-82 General Purpose Bomb to reach its target under the control of the pilot, AKYA, Turkey's first national heavy class torpedo, 324 millimeter ORKA torpedo, METE Laser Guided Mini Missile, 122 millimeter and 230 millimeter missiles. TRLG-122 and TRLG-230 missiles, developed by adding a laser seeker head, and the Near Air Defense System (YHSS) are some of the products that Roketsan will present for the first time at IDEF'21.
Participants will be able to get information by closely examining Roketsan's products at stand 4 for 1206 days.