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Eurosam: We Offer the Best

As negotiations with the Chinese company had been continuing in the Long Range Air Defence System Tender of Turkey (T-Loramids), another set of negotiations was initiated with Eurosam. While the ne...

KOUSAS Will Popularise the Sector among ...

We continue our series of interviews with defence clubs founded in universities in Turkey with the University of Kocaeli International Defence Strategies Club (KOUSAS) which was founded with the in...

IDEF’19: Pursuing the Future

The International Defence Industry Fair IDEF’19, the 14th of which was organised this year, marks an important change for Turkey. At the first ever IDEF’19 organised approximately 28 ye...

Boeing: the Chinook looks at the future

The recent investment of 133 million on the H-47 Chinook assembly line, followed some major investments early in the decade. It transformed the work in Building 3-61.1 in the Philadelphia facility,...

The “Balkanisation” Effect in the East M...

Rear Admiral (Upper Half) Cihat Yaycı took part in the “Symposium on Law and Politics in the East Mediterranean” organised in the Şeref Hall, which has hosted many famous visitors, in t...

The Proliferation of Populism in Asia

As a follow-up to our 44th Issue published in January 2017, which covered the rising tide of populism in Asia with special reference to China, India and Japan, it is time to shed light on the new m...

IDEF’19 Runs to Record

Organised by the Turkish Armed Forces Foundation (TSKGV), IDEF’19 has set eyes on a hard-to-break record this year. Incorporating most of the major defence companies, the Foundation also foll...

F-35 or S-400: Who is the winner?

It looks like the F-35/S-400 “arm wrestling” between the US and Turkey has come to a point where alliance and friendship are being tested over NATO. The US benefits from being the drivi...

Turkish Aviation Industry and the Road t...

Hürjet is an important milestone in the Turkish aviation industry’s journey which evolved from exporting to joint production and to finally national and indigenous production. ...

War of Independence and Atatürk from the...

Renowned for his research on the history of the Turkish Republic, one of the most striking work by German historian Gotthard Jaeschke bears the title “Kurtuluş Savaşı ile ilgili İngiliz Belge...

IDEF Special 2019 /From the companies

ASELSAN: Moving Forward for Globalisation BMC Aims to be Export Pioneer GİRSAN’s Goal: Introduction and Improvement İŞBİR, the Most Indigenous Generator <...

S-400 is not the Only Issue; Still Don’t...

The crisis caused by the supply of advanced S-400 air defence system from Russia is a reflection of concerns beyond borders, with respect to Turkey’s pursuit of national technology.