DEFENSE UPDATE | The space unit of U.S.-based Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has won multiple contracts by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory to build critical hardware for NASA’s Mars 2020 rover.
DEFENSE UPDATE - As Turkey prepares to phase out its fleet of F-16 fighters by 2030 due to high upgrade, repair and maintenance costs, it faces challenging options to rebuild a solid fleet with deterrent firepower
The TRJ328 will be used for personnel transport and intelligence, while the TRJ628 will be deployed for cargo transport
In 2013, Turkey selected, over European and U.S. rivals, a Chinese contender for the construction of its first long-range air and anti-missile defense system
Turkish defense officials “surprised” at US award but say it boosts European missile maker’s “profile.”
Last month, Turkey scrapped a two-year-long program for the construction of the country’s first long-range air and anti-missile system, a competition between Chinese, U.S. and European contenders
An Aug. 5, 2014, analysis in this column said Koç Holding’s armored vehicle manufacturer Otokar could face a challenge from BMC in a contract to build 1,000 indigenous main battle tanks, despite being the creator of a prototype of the armored carrier, the Altay