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  • Tough Conditions, yet Robust Exhibition: KADEX 2018
    Tough Conditions, yet Robust Exhibition: KADEX 2018 11 June 2018
    Comprising a geographical area of one third of the United States and almost four times that of Turkey, Kazakhstan is the world’s 10th largest state and takes pains to maintain security. Devoid of any access to open seas, Kazakhstan does not live a single day in peace in the Caspian Sea, constituting the only water resource for this country. On the other hand, two of the five neighbours encircling this giant country are Russia and China. Land borders amount to 13364 km. This va...
  • "Arlan" Loaded to Turkish A400M Aircraft
    "Arlan" Loaded to Turkish A400M Aircraft 30 May 2018
    At the defence fair KADEX held in Astana which is capital of Kazakhstan, two Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering (KPE) product 4X4 Arlan armored vehicles loaded into the Turkish A400M transport aircraft. In order to provide technical support to SoloTürk in KADEX, A400M achieved different action. Two Arlan armored vehicles, each 16 tons and 3.4 meters in height, were loaded into the aircraft. Kazakhstan's Aselsan Engineering (KAE), gave SARP which is remote-...
  • Aselsan Claw to MT-LB
    Aselsan Claw to MT-LB 27 May 2018
    Kazakhstan Aselsan Engineering introduces its new short-range air defense system. IGLA Missile Launch System integrated to Soviet production of MT-LB multipurpose tracked armored vehicle. System was exhibited at the 5th KADEX Fair held in Kazakhstan. With fully autonomous IGLA Missile Launch System developed by Aselsan MT-LB vehicles can attack to low-flying fixed or rotary wing aircraft needed, the UAV attack and cruise missiles. System can be integrated with the all...
  • Otokar Turn a Hand to Joint Production
    Otokar Turn a Hand to Joint Production 26 May 2018
    OTOKAR participated in KADEX 18 fair held in Kazakhstan with three vehicles. The intention agreement signed between Kazakhstan Engineering and Otokar envisages the production of armored vehicles in Kazakhstan through the maintenance, modernization, supply of vehicles on joint company of the Otokar vehicles in the army of Kazakhstan. "The document we signed was the first step taken for the joint production of armored vehicles for Kazakhstan's armed forces, not just imports,"...
  • TAI PRESS RELEASE
    TAI PRESS RELEASE 25 May 2018
    Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kazakhstan Aviation Industry (KAI) regarding to bilateral cooperation of “ANKA” UAV System and “HÜRKUŞ” New Generation Advanced Trainer at the KADEX 2018.
  • Kazakhstan Ordered Su-30SM
    Kazakhstan Ordered Su-30SM 25 May 2018
    Kazakhstan has ordered a new batch of Su-30SM multirole fighters under a contract signed with Irkut Corporation on 24 May. The signing ceremony took place during the International Exhibition of Weapons Systems and Military Equipment - KADEX-2018 held in Astana. Although the number of the aircraft was not disclosed, the platforms will be added to the fleet of the same combat aircraft, which are successfully operated by Air Force of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The ...
  • Kazakhstan Step by TAI
    Kazakhstan Step by TAI 24 May 2018
    Participating in Kazakhstan Defence Fair (KADEX 2018), Turkish Aerospace Industries Inc. (TAI) signed a cooperation agreement with Kazakhstan Aviation Industry (KAI). Within the framework of the agreement, information on ANKA and Hürküs platforms, developed by TAI, can be exchanged. According to the information obtained, while Kazakhstan prioritizes ANKA, talks on Hürkuş have just started. Kazakhstan was interested in the B and C models of Hürkuş. TAI will a...
  • Barys 6 Unveiled Before KADEX
    Barys 6 Unveiled Before KADEX 22 May 2018
    Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering (KPE) introduce Barys 6 vehicle before the opening of the KADEX Fair on 23th May. The new vehicle is a winterised version of the South African Paramount Group's Mbombe 6, adapted to the harsh winter conditions. The Barys 6 was equipped with a 30 millimeter 2A42 30 cannon removed from the BTR-82A. The KPE company will also exhibit the remote controlled weapon station called Sarbaz at KADEX. Developed with the partnership of Aselsan, the ...
  • ARMA, URAL and COBRA Goes to KADEX'18
    ARMA, URAL and COBRA Goes to KADEX'18 22 May 2018
    Otokar, with products used in more than 30 countries across the world, will attend at the KADEX to take place on May 23-26, 2018 in Astana, Kazakhstan. During the four-day exhibition Otokar will showcase its ARMA 8x8, COBRA II and URAL armored vehicles. General Manager Serdar Görgüç said "Apart from being the leading supplier of the Turkish Military and Security Forces for land systems, our military vehicles serve almost 50 different end users in over 30 countr...
  • TAI to Participate KADEX 2018
    TAI to Participate KADEX 2018 22 May 2018
    Turkish Aerospace Industries Inc. (TAI) will participate in the V. International Exhibition of Weapon Systems and Military Equipment (KADEX 2018) which will be held in Astana, Kazakhstan between May 23-26, 2018. Our company will showcase “ANKA” Multirole UAV System, “HÜRKUŞ” New Generation Basic Trainer, “T129 ATAK” Multirole Combat Helicopter, and “T625” Multirole Helicopter and Turkish Fighter (TF) models. Having played an activ...
  • TAI Announcement 22 May 2018
    Turkish Aerospace Industries Inc. (TAI) will participate in the V. International Exhibition of Weapon Systems and Military Equipment (KADEX 2018) which will be held in Astana, Kazakhstan between May 23-26, 2018 with “ANKA” Multirole UAV System, “HÜRKUŞ” New Generation Basic Trainer, “T129 ATAK” Multirole Combat Helicopter, and “T625” Multirole Helicopter and Turkish Fighter (TF) models. You may reach the relevant press release her...
  • Turkey Will Be The Largest Participant of KADEX 2018
    Turkey Will Be The Largest Participant of KADEX 2018 18 May 2018
    The largest participation to the KADEX - International Arms Systems and Military Equipment Fair, which will be held in Kazakhstan's capital city Astana, will be the Turkish defence industry with 22 institutions and organizations exhibiting. The KADEX (International Arms and Military Equipment Fair), which will be held this year with the support of the Republic of Kazakhstan's Ministry of Defence and Aerospace Industry and the Ministry of Defence, will take place in Kaza...
  • TAI Will Attend Singapore Airshow
    TAI Will Attend Singapore Airshow 2 February 2018
    Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) revealed its 2018 exhibition calendar. The company will demonstrate all its products in Singapore and will carry out negotiations at Singapore Airshow particularly regarding UAV “ANKA” and Multirole Utility Helicopter “T625”. TAI, which is ambitious in the Asian market, will also exhibit models of T625, ANKA, ATAK, HÜRKUŞ and MMU during the exhibition. In 2018, the company's exhibition schedule, which was ...
  • ASELSAN in Search of New Markets in Kazakhstan 24 July 2016
    During KADEX 2016 Defence Exhibition, organised at Kazakhstan’s capital Astana, we interviewed with Ziya Kaboğlu, General Manager of the ASELSAN-Kazakhstan Engineering joint venture, ASELSAN Kazakhstan Engineering (KAE). Hosting us at the KAE stand, Kaboğlu gave details as to the studies carried out in the firm. He also helped us visit KAE facilities, which we first saw two years ago at the opening ceremony. Some highlights of this video interview are as follows; C4Def...
  • The Window of Central Asia and the Eye of the Storm: KADEX 24 July 2016
    As a former Soviet Socialist Republic, Kazakhstan demonstrated at KADEX Defence Exhibition that it is now one of the exemplary countries against the background of international power struggles in Central Asia. Although Kazakhstan gravitates toward Western products, it remains to be seen whether the political circumstances of its geography will allow this to happen.
  • Russia unveils a new T-72 tank for urban combat 25 May 2016
    The research and production group Uralvagonzavod will unveil its modernized T-72 tank for urban combat at Kazakhstan Defence Expo – 2016. (KADEX-2016) The group has equipped the T-72 with a fire-control system and a thermal sight. It has been specially adapted to carry the fighting in the city.