Issue: FEBRUARY 2019/065

14 Mart 2019


Top Brass from State and Sector Gathers at the “BMC’s Next 50 Years” Event

06           SSI MESSAGE

2019 Will be the Year of Communication

08           COVER STORY

BMC Lays Foundations for the Next 50 Years at Sakarya Karasu

20           INTERVIEW

Yasin ÖZTÜRK, Member of the Board at BMC:

“Having set out to play a part in shaping the future of Turkey, we will take the ALTAY tank into the future with state-of-the-art technologies.”

30           INTERVIEW

Baki Şenşoy, CEO of ALTAY:

“ALTAY continues its transformation non-stop and will become a company that ranks one step below the prime contractors in the pyramid of the defence and aerospace sector.”


MNE, SSB and ASELSAN Consider Vocational Schools a National Issue:

ASELSAN Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School to be Inaugurated

44           INTERVIEW

Alican ÖKÇÜN, Chairman of the Board of Nero Industries:

“We have become Turkey’s single largest subsystem supplier in the field of land vehicles.”

56           INTERVIEW

Pablo MENÉNDEZ, General Manager for Navantia Turkey Branch Office:

“We have proven to Turkey and the world the competence of the Sedef Shipyard-Navantia team”

60           ANALYSIS

Nurol’s Remote-Controlled Vehicle System Takes Land Platforms to the Unmanned Future

64           INTERVIEW

Levent DÜNYA, Director of HENSOLDT GmbH Turkey Ankara Liaison Office:

“For us, Turkey is a key country in the Middle East and it is of primary interest for cooperation.”


MilSOFT Describes the Unseen Parts of the Iceberg

72           DEFENCE NEWS

  • Talented Students in Turkey on the Radar of Presidency of Defence Industries
  • Sectoral Exports Continue Uptrend in 2018
  • Anova, ASELSAN, CRYPTTECH and ETA Electronic Design Rank Among Turkey’s Fastest Growing Tech Companies
  • Digitest Signs Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Ministry of National Defence
  • Utku Alanç Appointed CEO of ARES Shipyard
  • ALTAY Launches Development of Retail Information System
  • İŞBİR takes First Steps for New Factory
  • Türksat Diversifies its Products and Services
  • Bayram Gençcan, Member of the Board at ASELSAN, Also Assumes the Role of Vice President
  • ASPİLSAN Gains Strength in Aviation through AS9100 Certification
  • Osman Devrim Fidancı Appointed Vice President of ASELSAN
  • ARES 150 HERCULES Receives “World’s Best” Award in Australia
  • Tunç Batum Appointed Business Unit President of Bilkent Holding Group and Member of the Board at Meteksan Defence
  • Otokar Sole Participant from Turkey at ShieldAfrica Exhibition
  • Selçuk Kerem Alparslan Appointed New General Manager of Meteksan Defence
  • Number of Countries to which Turaç Exports Reaches 60, and Rifle Cartridges Delivered to their First Users
  • MKEK Delivers First Batch of 120 mm High Explosive Tank Gun Ammunition
  • Baykar Continues Exports of BAYRAKTAR TB2 to Ukraine
  • SEMPRO Begins PLM Certification Programme in Collaboration with CIMdata
  • ASELSAN and HAVELSAN to Produce Combat Systems for Fleet Replenishment Ship
  • Meteksan Defence Delivers Damage Control Simulator to Republic of Korea
  • Ordinary General Assembly of OSSA Calls on SMEs to Focus on Design
  • Cooperation with TRTEST Opens Up Standart Test’s Capabilities to the Turkish Defence and Aerospace Sector
  • SAHA İstanbul Membership Reaches 342
  • Özgür Güleryüz Appointed Deputy General Manager of STM
  • Otokar Performs Well in 2018 Bus Sales
  • Turkey Takes First Step in National Space Programme
  • ROKETSAN Assumes Logistic Support Task for BORA Missiles
  • STM Continues to Increase Weight in Civil Aviation
  • ASELSAN and Şişecam to Jointly Produce the Periscope Glasses for ALTAY Tank
  • Otokar Gathers with Key Suppliers
  • TEI is Ready to Test the T700 Helicopter Engine

92           AROUND THE WORLD

  • NATO and Antonov Shake Hands for Strategic Air Transport
  • Mistral Air Defence Missile Proves its Mettle Against Surface Targets
  • Leonardo Acquires all Vitrociset Shares
  • HENSOLDT’s Collison Warning Radar for UAVs Receives Full Marks during Tests
  • HENSOLDT Radars Continue To Be First Choice for Norwegian Coast Guard
  • Thales Alenia Space Launches the Iridium NEXT Era in Satellite Communication

96           AMAC EVENTS

  • National Day of India

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