Turkey kicks off estimated $1B plus competition for Altay tank engine
Oct 31, 2017 . ANKARA, Turkey Turkey's defense procurement authority has officially launched a competition for a program designed to develop and later build a power group for the Altay, the Turkish indigenous tank in the making. The Undersecretariat for Defense Industries, or SSM, invited local engine makers to.
Turkey's Leopard tanks have disappointed in Syria Daily Mail . Ahval
3 days ago . German made tanks deployed by the Turkish military in its offensive against Kurdish forces in Syria are not standing up well in the difficult conditions there, British conservative newspaper the Daily Mail said . While the tank's design dealt capably with conditions during the Cold War against Soviet fighters,.
Pakistan's New Main Battle Tank? Turkey's Altay Tank Enters Mass
Mar 30, 2017 . Turkey's first indigenously designed, third generation+ main battle tank (MBT), designated Altay, has passed all acceptance tests and is now ready for serial production, Turkish military vehicles manufacturer Otokar, a branch of the Koç Group, the country's top industrial conglomerate, claims in a March.
Turkey indicates Ukrainian preference for Altay tank engine tech
Apr 4, 2017 . ANKARA, Turkey Turkey may ditch attempts to obtain Japanese and Austrian technology to develop a "national engine" for its first indigenous new generation tank in the making, instead turning to Ukraine. In the past few years, Turkey has unsuccessfully tried to obtain Japanese and Austrian technology.
Turkey & South Korea's Altay Tank Project Defense Industry Daily
Dec 1, 2017 . November 03/17: Ankara announced this week a new $1 billion competition to design, develop, and eventually produce an engine and transmission system, or power group, for Turkey's indigenous Altay tank program. A previous contract awarded to local engine maker Tumosan, in conjunction with.