ROKETSAN is participating in IDEF’21 with its new products. ROKETSAN continues activities with the vision of being the leader of rocket and missile solutions. ROKETSAN will participate in the IDEF’21 with brand new products, each of which has the signature of Turkish engineers. General Manager of Roketsan Murat Ikinci stated that they will exhibit 9 products for the first time in IDEF’21. Ekinci said that “In IDEF 2021, the Turkish defence industry will make a show of force and also Roketsan will also be the centre of attention with its products.”
IDEF’21 will be held at the Tüyap Fair Convention and Congress Center in Istanbul between 17-20 August 2021. The general manager of ROKETSAN Murat Ekinci met with press members before the fair and gave information about the work that the company will perform at IDEF’21.
Chairman of the Board of Directors of ROKETSAN Prof. Dr. Faruk Yiğit:
Roketsan has been working for our country for 33 years. We are high-capacity technology company. Today, Turkey is in a very good position in the sector. As ROKETSAN, we use all our abilities to develop this power.
Our air defence systems is layered systems. We are working to improve all layers. Neverthelater this is a national issue. It is an issue that not only ROKETSAN but all stakeholders of the defence industry should work together and produce solutions. For the moment at least, we have unspoken systems. Maybe when SİPER is delivered, you uns will see that we have covered all layers with national systems.”
General Manager of ROKETSAN Murat İkinci:
The Turkish Defence Industry getting stronger even under the bad conditions of COVID-19. Now it’s time to show our power to the whole world. ROKETSAN will be the focus of interesting at IDEF’21. I invite you to visit our booth and see up close what we’ve come to in engineering.
We continue on our way with our colleagues reaching 3,400 people, more than 1,800 of whom are engineers.We are ready to develop new business associations with our product range that we expand every year and to contribute more to our country’s exports. These products will be at IDEF’21.
The close air defence of our ships is mainly carried out with RAM and PHALANX systems. We will exhibit demonstrate our LEVENT system at IDEF’21, which will provide close air defence to our ships. LEVENT will have two versions. The first configuration, using the electro-optical and radar systems on the ship; The second configuration will use its own radar and electro-optical systems to aim at its target.”
Working with the vision to take a leading role in the global defence sector with indigenous, reliable and pioneering rocket and missile solutions, Roketsan Missiles Industries was founded on 14 June 1988, by the decision of the Defence Industries Executive Committee. With its indigenous products and designs, Roketsan develops and manufactures various types of rockets, missiles, guided munitions along with their launching and propulsion systems, seekers, guidance-control systems, fuzes, warheads, mechanical parts, algorithm and software, integrates them to land, air and naval platforms, gives logistical support for these systems, produces rocket propellant, designs and manufactures ballistic protection and ensures the development of space launch vehicles in its facilities at Ankara. With over 3400 staff, 1800 engineers and its self-financing R&D projects, Roketsan continues designing and developing products indigenous to Turkey, with the aim to become the country’s biggest technology army.