Turkey’s Bayrak Makina to install Ukrainian engines on all its UAVs

Turkey-based arms producer Bayrak Makina is currently using Ukrainian engines in the production of their new-generation Akıncı combat drones, further planning to install them on all company products.

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“Relations in the field of drone production between Ukraine and Turkey have become strategically important, especially in recent years. Ukraine’s aviation industry technology is at the highest level, world-standard level. And we have something to offer each other in this cooperation … we are sure that through the efforts of our researchers, Turkish and Ukrainian, we will reach new horizons in the production of high-quality unmanned aerial vehicles,” Bayraktar said.

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Several Bayraktar TB2 drones are already in service with the Armed Forces of Ukraine and have been tested in the combat zone in the country’s east.