25 Years of the Turkish Undersecretariat for Defence Industries

Bayar, Murad
March 2011
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p106
The article focuses on the establishment of the Undersecretariat for Defence Industries in Turkey in 1985. It highlights the function of the Undersecretariat which is to develop an innovative defense industry and facilitate the modernization of the Turkish Armed Forces. It outlines the projects of the Undersecretariat which include the Main Battle Tank (ALTAY), Attack Helicopter (ATAK) and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (ANKA).


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