Developend and produced in cooperation with Scientific And Technological Research Council Of Turkey Defense Industries Research And Development Institute (TÜBİTAK SAGE) and ASELSAN, Precision Guidance Kit (HGK) ammunition were integrated with laser seeker heads, which increased the accuracy of general-purpose bombs.
According to the statement made by the social media account of TÜBİTAK SAGE, it was announced that the tests were successfully completed and HGK-84 ammunition with laser seeker head were taken into the inventory.
The statement was:
“HGK-84 whose accuracy was increased through the integration of laser seeker head hit the target in the tests conducted with a high success. Developed by TÜBİTAK SAGE and being produced by ASELSAN, HGK-84 usable with Laser Seeker Head has entered the inventory upon the completion of troop acceptance tests.”
LHGK-84 (HGK-84 with Laser Seeker)
LHGK-84 is GPS/INS and laser guidance kit that turns existing 2000 lb Mk-84 general purpose bombs and penetrator bombs into air to ground smart bombs against both stationary and moving targets.
Lazer arayıcı başlık ile vuruş hassasiyeti attırılan HGK-84, gerçekleştirilen atış testinde yüksek başarı ile hedefi vurmuştur.TÜBİTAK SAGE tarafından geliştirilip @aselsan tarafından üretilmekte olan lazer arayıcı başlıklı HGK,kafile kabul testi tamamlanarak envantere girmiştir. pic.twitter.com/lbbdn9k1MA
— TÜBİTAK SAGE (@SageTubitak) May 17, 2020