Turkish aviation firm TAI, Boeing ink deal
United States aerospace giant Boeing and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) signed an agreement on elevator production for the 737 MAX aircraft on May 22 in Kahramankazan, a district in the capital Ankara.
Ellen added that they also aim to support the long-term growth and competitiveness of the Turkish aviation and aerospace industry with the Boeing Turkey National Aerospace Initiative while expanding Boeing’s footprint in Turkey.
İsmail Demir, Turkey’s defense industry undersecretary, said they have been considering a wide range of supply chain, engineering and design systems, technology production and various R&D operations in Turkey along with being a component supplier for Boeing.
“This will pave the way for new cooperation,” Demir said.