The training of the operators of Bayraktar AKINCI Attack UAV, which was developed locally and nationally by Baykar Defense, continues without slowing down.
In the statement made by Baykar Defense Technical Manager Selçuk Bayraktar, it was stated that the trainings were carried out with 65 sorties in the first week. Bayraktar, with his message on May 1 Labor and Solidarity Day, said, “We completed our first week of AKINCI trainings by flying 65 sorties until dawn tonight. Happy May 1st Labor and Solidarity Day to everyone who labored for our country and humanity, who gave heart, rot their elbows and shed their sweat. ”
It was stated that AKINCI TİHA operators made their first flights on April 26, 2021 and the trainees made 9 sorties in total. The first flight and taxi training day of the operators also coincided with April 26, World Pilots Day.
#RAIDER We completed our first week of training by flying 65 sorties until sahur tonight ... ✈️🐳🚀
Happy May 1st Labor and Solidarity Day to all those who work for our country and humanity, who give heart, rot their elbows and shed their sweat ...the #milliteknolojihamle 🌍🇹🇷 pic.twitter.com/SR0TJTbJIM
- Selcuk Bayraktar (@Selcuk) May 1, 2021
Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA completed its first firing test
Within the scope of the project carried out under the leadership of the Presidency Defense Industry Presidency (SSB), Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA (Attack Unmanned Aerial Vehicle), developed by BAYKAR with domestic and national means, successfully completed the first firing test on April 22, 2021.
Bayraktar AKINCI TİHA, developed by BAYKAR with domestic and national means, successfully completed the first firing test on April 22, 2021. Intelligent ammunition developed nationally by Roketsan MAM-C, MAM-L and MAM-T used for the first time successfully hit the targets.
Launched with Smart Ammunition
Previously many tests successfully completed Turkey's first unmanned attack aircraft, which Bayraktar AKINCI, for the first shooting test under the wings release AnlArIndA developed as a national by Roketsan one MAM-C, Total MAM-L and first used one MAI-T took off with smart ammunition. The first flight of the ammunition flight test campaign was carried out with AKINCI PT-3 on 17 April. While the second test flight with ammunition was made on April 21, the first shots were carried out on April 22, 2021.