SSM Signs Agreement with TAI for 10 ANKA UAVs
The Undersecretariat for the Defense Industry (SSM) has signed an agreement with local producer Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) for 10 ANKA unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVS). According to a statement from the SSM yesterday, the agreement was signed on Oct. 25. "In the framework of our project to take the utmost advantage of local opportunities, TAI, as the main contractor, will employ the services of many Turkish firms," the statement said. The ANKA a medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) class UAV, is used by the armed forces for reconnaissance, observation and targeting.