• Eyes of India on US F-35s 3 September 2020
    According to Eurasian Times, India may prefer the US's F-35 to the French Rafael. This controversy started to arise in India when the US started considering selling the F-35 to the UAE. India may want to see fifth-generation fighter jets amid ongoing tension with China. 4.5 generation French Rafale warplanes are known as a powerful aircraft. The twin-engine, canard-delta-wing aircraft is equipped with a wide variety of weapons and has the firepower to perform multi-role air-to-a...
  • Virtual Aviation Fair from Eurasia 24 July 2020
    The second of Eurasia Airshow will be the first stage of this year. The fair, which was first held in Antalya in 2018, will be moved to the virtual environment this year. Aircraft will fly, participants will watch from the computer. Eurasia senior manager Hakan Kurt shared information about the future of the fair at the press conference that he held today. The fair was originally planned to take place in April 2020 but was postponed to a later date due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The ...
  • Eurasia is postponed due to Virus
    Eurasia is postponed due to Virus 14 March 2020
    The COVID-19 virus also affected the Eurasia Aviation Fair. All national and international trade fairs in Turkey between March 16-April 30 are postponed to a later date. Due to this situation, the Eurasia Airshow has been postponed. The organizing committee released a statement from the websites: Dear Eurasia Airshow Family; Eurasia Airshow 2020 has been postponed to 24-28 June 2020 as a result of the measures taken by our government officials after 2 cases detected with C...
  • Russian Arms: Black Hole
    Russian Arms: Black Hole 28 February 2020
    The Russian Army's armament program may not be as bright as it may seem. Paul Goble from Eurasia Daily Monitor wrote an article on Moscow's procurement processes and readiness rates. In the article, it is written that although it was a dream of Russian President Vladimir Putin to develop the super weapons of the future, it was considered that the necessary infrastructure for this is not available. In his article, Goble emphasized that the Russian industry, facing diffic...
  • Eurasia Airshow Wants to be “The Best” in The Region 15 February 2020
    Eurasia Airshow, which was held in 2018 for the first time, will be held again. The space theme will be added to its content. Before the fair to be held in April, we talked to Capital Exhibition Board Chairman Hakan Kurt about the point, goals and projects from 2018 to today. C4Defence: You aim to beat the performance of Dubai Airshow. Performance targets can be determined in many aspects of fairs. What is the performance criterion you use when compared with Dubai?<...
  • Russian Day at Eurasia Airshow
    Russian Day at Eurasia Airshow 30 January 2020
    Aiming to build the Eurasian market within the framework of Turkey, Eurasia Airshow will be held in Antalya this year. Hakan Kurt, Eurasia Airshow Senior Manager, said that Russia is the biggest participant of this year's fair and added, “We will make the third day of our fair ‘Russian Day’”. Kurt announces that the request came from Russian authorities. Kurt also said that Pakistan, which was not a participant last year, will be at the forefront by taking its plac...
  • Marching Feet of a Looming War… 10 January 2019
    Does the mankind have security guarantees in case of a nuclear confrontation involving Russia (and naturally, the Eurasia), with the potential to escalate and go out of control? No… We are currently face to face with a very special problem in the history of mankind, which might lead up to the Third World War. Can the increasing tension between Taiwan and the People’s Republic of China (PRC) culminate into an invasion reminiscent of the Polish case triggering t...
  • Hard Times for Istanbul Airshow 7 October 2018
    Taking place in the last four days of September, Istanbul Airshow or former Airex, was perhaps the only exhibition to close the year without any enthusiasm. Organised for the 12th time in 22 years particularly in the area of commercial aviation, the event received an initial blow with Eurasia Airshow organised in May. The event was doomed to lose much of its lustre from the start as Boeing, which has recently realised one of the largest commercial sales to Turkey, had preferred Eura...
  • An Unstable Turkey is Chaos in Eurasia… 15 September 2018
    Europe has eventually come to the realisation that Turkey should sustain itself as a strong and wealthy state, devoid of internal problems and compatible with European standards. Hastings Lionel Ismay was born in 1887 in India, Nainital, as a subject of the mighty British Empire, on which the sun never set. He was educated in Britain, eventually graduating from the Royal Military College. Throughout the First World War, he served in a very special unit. In British Somaliland, he was...
  • Resignation in Eurasia AirShow
    Resignation in Eurasia AirShow 14 May 2018
    Eurasia Airshow CEO Ferhat Yenibertiz resigned after the fair in Antalya on 25-29 April. In his statement, he announced his departure as of May 11 and wished well for the second Eurasia Airshow to be held on 22-26 April 2020.
  • Eurasia AirShow Fair News
    Eurasia AirShow Fair News 11 May 2018
    Otonom Teknoloji Exhibits Products From Leonardo, both Attack and Preparation Amphenol, Looking for a Market Nero is Targeting Exports Alp Aviation’s Indigenisation Effort Cargo Show by Antonov Union of Forces against Drones New Step from STM
  • Eurasia Airshow: OK or Over?
    Eurasia Airshow: OK or Over? 11 May 2018
    In an environment, where many participating companies and people wondered about the future of this exhibition, we set our prority to clarify the issue. The success of an exhibition is calculated with the opportunities of cooperation offered to its participants. Questions referring to the names and numbers of companies opening stands and pavilions and to the details of high level participants, provide a general picture. Past performance of the event as well as the level of organisati...
  • US Support for Cyber Attacks
    US Support for Cyber Attacks 4 May 2018
    The US will increase the financial assistance for Ukraine’s cybersecurity, After meeting Ukrainian President Poroshenko on 2 May, Wess Mitchell, the assistant secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs announced $5 million more in US financial assistance to help Ukraine prevent, mitigate, and respond to cyber attacks, doubling the total since last year to $10 million.   
  • 'Women in Air and Space' Symposium Held at Eurasia Airshow
    'Women in Air and Space' Symposium Held at Eurasia Airshow 3 May 2018
    The 'Women In Air and Space ' Symposium was organized at the Eurasia Airshow held in Antalya between April 25th and 29th, 2018, in order to promote gender balance, especially in the aerospace industry. On the second day of the fair, the 'Women in Air and Space' symposium brought together professionals from military and civilian industry, academics and people interested in aerospace to discuss the development and advancement of women in aviation and space in technical...
  • Turkey, Ukraine To Cooperate On STOL Transport Aircraft
    Turkey, Ukraine To Cooperate On STOL Transport Aircraft 30 April 2018
    Turkey and Ukraine will cooperate on manufacturing a Short Takeoff and Landing (STOL) military transport aircraft. Due to high tactical and operational characteristics, this aircraft has low requirements for runway length, and can also be operated from airfields. The presentation of the program was held in Eurasia Airshow by Sergii Omelchenko, First Deputy Director General of the SC “Ukroboronprom”, and Dr. Oleksandr Los, Acting President of ANTONOV Company. 
  • FİGES, ANOVA Cooperation in Software
    FİGES, ANOVA Cooperation in Software 27 April 2018
    On the third day of the Eurasia Airshow, FIGES signed a cooperation agreement. FİGES and ANOVA Engineering companies established a joint venture under the name NUMESYS Yazılım Sistemleri A.S. NUMESYS established as the computer-aided engineering software company ANSYS representative in the status of ELITE CHANNEL PARTNER. With this joint venture, the companies aim to extend the use of simulation technology in Turkey. 
  • Special Display for KC2 Voyager
    Special Display for KC2 Voyager 26 April 2018
    A special display held for KC2 Voyager at Eurasia Airshow 2018 held in Antalya in Turkey. At display, the Royal Air Force (RAF) KC2 Voyager was introduced to the participants from Turkey. The Airbus A330 MRTT (Multi-Role Transport Tanker) aircraft are operated by the Royal Air Force with the name KC2 Voyager. The A330MRTT, with a fuel capacity of 111.200 kilograms, was serviced by NATO and eight other countries. The platform which is multi-role capability, also an alternative to Tur...
  • Fire Suppression Systems Become National with Alp
    Fire Suppression Systems Become National with Alp 26 April 2018
    Alp Aviation has signed an agreement with UTC Aerospace Systems / KIDDE Aerospace & Defense which is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation. With the agreement, fire detection and suppression systems used in military land vehicles, military aircraft, military shelters and positions, as well as civilian air and marine vehicles, will be get national. The agreement was signed with the participation of the Defense Industry Undersecretary Prof. Dr. Ismail Demir at the Eurasia Airshow ...
  • Important Step for TFX
    Important Step for TFX 26 April 2018
    TAI and Aselsan united their forces at TFX Project. Two of leading companies of the sector have signed a preliminary agreement on the development of radar, electronic warfare and electro-optical systems for TFX during Eurasia Airshow in Antalya. Under the signed prelminary agreement, development work will be initiated for the sub-systems for the needs and capabilities of a fifth-generation aircraft required for the TFX project. It is planned to integrate the critical mission systems that need...
  • METEKSAN Spots SAVER Burns
    METEKSAN Spots SAVER Burns 25 April 2018
    Turkish companies united their powers against drones. Meteksan production Retinar OPUS Surveillance Radar and SAVER's LaDRONS (Laser Anti-Drone System) have been integrated for the combined use and an effective anti-drone system has been developed. The use of drones is becoming increasingly widespread. This situation creates a threat to critical plant security, troop protection and border security. Against this problem, Meteksan and SAVER united with Retrinar OPUS and LaDRONS th...
  • Leonardo in Eurasia With Solutions
    Leonardo in Eurasia With Solutions 25 April 2018
    Leonardo will attend the inaugural edition of the Eurasia Airshow which opened its doors today in Antalya, Turkey. The fair will take place until 29 April. Leonardo will exhibit its C-27J advanced multi-mission airlifter, 16-tonne AW101 helicopter designed for use in hot and cold environments, day and night and in all weather conditions and Miysis DIRCM system. 
  • Turkish Kamikaze Drones On Display at Eurasia Fair
    Turkish Kamikaze Drones On Display at Eurasia Fair 24 April 2018
    Turkish Defence Technology and Engineering (STM) will unveil its indigenously developed armed 'kamikaze' drones at the Eurasia Airshow to be held in Antalya on 25-29 April.  The upgraded “kamikaze” drones ALPAGU Blok 2 and KARGU will be able to eliminate targets more efficiently with their new features, such as enhanced ammo capacity. In addition, ALPAGU Blok II was equipped with an enhanced rangefinder system while KARGU, a rotary-winged...
  • Eurasia Airshow, Opens its Doors
    Eurasia Airshow, Opens its Doors 7 April 2018
    Seeking to establish a bridge between Europe and Asia in the area of aviation, Eurasia Airshow will take place for the first time in April 25-29, 2018.  To be organised at Antalya International Airport, the Airshow has the objective to create a new market in the area of military and civilian aviation. The event also plans to make the most of the advantage provided by its geostrategic location, which requires only three hours&rs...
  • SEDEC Focuses on Homeland Security
    SEDEC Focuses on Homeland Security 18 March 2018
    Security and Defence Conference (SEDEC) is organising an event on a subject relatively unattended by the industry but which, in fact, holds a special place in the agenda. We evaluated this organisation with the SEDEC Management, highlighting an overlooked point in the framework of institutions and agencies’ coming together with demand authorities and decision makers.   C4Defence: What is the motivation behind the organisation of SED...
  • Eurasia Airshow Aims at $40m Target
    Eurasia Airshow Aims at $40m Target 2 October 2017
    Although aviation is traditionally separated into commercial and military, these two are in fact highly intermingled. An organisation in the scope of Eurasia has never been launched in Turkey, despite great enthusiasm for aviation in this country. The undertaking will be a major event not only with respect to the deals to be signed but also for potential employment opportunities it bears. This time, Turkey will demonstrate itself in the sector with a different vision. We discussed with Ferhat...