Turkey’s Baykar preparing shipborne fleet of combat drones

Turkish drone maker Baykar has released new details about its newest armed drone, designed to launch from ships packed with unmanned aircraft.

…the Turkish government hopes to convert its landing helicopter dock Anadolu into a carrier ship for attack drones….

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Turkey reveals details of unmanned fighter jet project

According to the shared information, the unmanned fighter jet will conduct a multitude of military actions, such as strategic offensive, close air support (CAS), missile offensive, suppression of enemy air defenses (SEAD) and destruction of enemy air defenses (DEAD).

The aircraft is set to have a high operational altitude and take-off weight of 5,500 kilograms (12,125 pounds). It will carry a 1,500 kg useful payload.