Bangladesh Army received TRG-300 KAPLAN Missile systems developed by ROKETSAN. Chief of General Staff of Bangladesh, General Aziz Ahmed, announced that the TRG-300 KAPLAN Missile System developed by ROKETSAN will be delivered to the Bangladesh army by June 2021. With the delivery, the firepower of the Bangladesh Army's Artillery Regiment was further enhanced with the TRG-120 KAPLAN Missile System with a range of 300 km. ROKETSAN met the tactical firepower requirements of the Bangladesh army with the missile system it exported. The deliveries in question were made by sea.
According to the information in the 2020 Annual Report published by ASELSAN, it was stated that the necessary radio deliveries were made to the "MLRA" vehicles designed for the use of the Bangladesh Armed Forces.
The images shared by Ops Room show the components of the Kamaz 65224 chassis 6×6 carrier vehicle and the ROKETSAN TRG-300 TIGER Missile systems. As reported, in the TRG-300 TIGER Missile system procurement of the Bangladesh Army, each battery will consist of 6 launch vehicles. With the aforementioned purchase, the Bangladesh Army will have a total of 3 batteries, ie 18 launch vehicles. It is also stated that ROKETSAN will receive approximately US$ 60 million for the said export.
As it was reported by Defcesa on 20 December 2020, the Turkish production of the Bangladesh Army; It was stated that he was interested in aircraft, unmanned aerial vehicles, attack helicopters, air defense systems, armored vehicles, artillery systems, small and medium-sized warships, electronic warfare systems, radio communication equipment and ammunition.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu paid an official visit to Bangladesh to open the Turkish Embassy in Bangladesh in December 2020. During his visit, Çavuşoğlu met with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheick Hasina and Foreign Minister AK Abdullah Momen. The trade volume between the two countries will reach $ 2 billion annually in the near future, which was said at the joint press conference held after the meeting.
TRG-300 KAPLAN Missile
Thanks to its high accuracy and destructive power, the TRG-300 TIGER Missile creates effective firepower on high priority targets at a range of 20 – 120 km. TIGER Missile; With the K+ Weapon System and Multi-Purpose Rocket System (ÇMRS) developed by ROKETSAN, it can be launched over different types of platforms with appropriate interfaces.
- High Accuracy Detected Targets
- Artillery and Air Defense Systems
- Radar Positions
- Gathering Areas
- Logistics Facilities
- Command, Control and Communication Systems
- Other High Priority Targets
- Proven Combat Capability
- 7/24 Usage in All Kinds of Weather and Land Conditions
- Ready to Fire
- High Accuracy
- Low Unwanted Effect
- Long Range Precision Strike Capability
- Anti-Deception and Anti-Confusion Solutions