Defense Industry President İsmail Demir made statements on domestic air defense missile systems
Defense Industry President Prof Dr. İsmail Demir gave information about the delivery of HİSAR air defense systems and SUNGUR, the first phase of the layered air defense system, in the program he attended on NTV. Prof. dr. İsmail Demir stated that the first national and domestic air defense missile system HİSAR-A + will be delivered in 2021, and the developed medium-altitude air defense missile system HİSAR-O + will start deliveries next year.
SSB Prof Dr. İsmail Demir stated that the deliveries of the SUNGUR system, which is carried out under the auspices of the Presidency of the Republic of Turkey and developed by ROKETSAN and will be effective at a range of 8 km with its direct strike capability, will be made in 2021. In addition, İsmail Demir said, “Our journey towards upper echelons has begun. SİPER's work continues. " made statements.
SUNGUR air defense system successfully hits the target
In the Twitter post made by SSB İsmail Demir on February 26, 2021, it was stated that the SUNGUR air defense system successfully completed the test firings against the moving target at the maximum range and altitude. In the sharing made after the successful test firings of the SUNGUR air defense missile system developed by Roketsan,
“SUNGUR solidified its role in layered air defense with its successful test shot against a moving target at maximum range and altitude. Developed by Roketsan, the SUNGUR Air Defense System can be integrated into land, air and naval platforms with its portable feature.
HİSAR-A and HİSAR-O air defense missile systems
HİSAR-A is the Low Altitude Air Defense Missile developed by ASELSAN using national facilities to fulfill the task of neutralizing the threat at low altitude within the scope of point and zone air defense of the units in motion and critical regions / points in order to meet the low altitude air defense needs of the KKK. System.
The HİSAR-O air defense missile system will fulfill the task of neutralizing the threat at medium altitude within the scope of point and region air defense in order to meet the medium altitude air defense needs of the KKK. HİSAR-O will be used in distributed architecture, battalion and battery structure.