New Atak Helos To Be Delivered

New Atak Helos To Be Delivered 24 November, 2017

Turkish Minister of National Defence Nurettin Canikli revealed in his statement made in the Grand National Assembly of Turkey on 22 November that Turkish Aerospace Industries (TUSAŞ/TAI) production 25 T-129 ATAK helicopters were delivered to the Turkish Land Forces Command and the remaining 61 helicopters were planned to be delivered to security units. With this announcement, Minister Canikli revealed that the T-129 Atak supply amount announced to date has changed. There were 59 T-129 Ataks ordered so far. Considering the Minister's statement of 61 helicopters, it can be deduced that the unit amount has risen up to 86 and a decision to buy additional 27 helicopters were made during Defence Industry Executive Committee (SSIK) meeting held on 2 November 2017.  

New Atak Helos To Be Delivered

Issue 86