A launcher developed by ROKETSAN, with UMTAS and Cirit missiles, was integrated to KAPLAN-10 tracked armoured platform that developed by FNSS.
2 UMTAS or L-UMTAS new generation guided antitank rocket system (ATGM) and 4 Cirit missile pods can be integrated onto the launcher called YALMAN. The vechile has an electro optic camera to shoot from cover position.
Platform ACV-30 was used for Pedestal Mounted Cirit (PMC) platform. Defence Turk announced that FNSS’ KAPLAN-10 vehicle will used for Pedestal Mounted Cirit platform, in 2018. Defence Turk also announced that UMTAS and L-UMTAS missiles could integrated in PMC platform, in 2017.
KAPLAN-10 vehicle entered the inventory firstly in 2019 under the Weapon Carrier Vehicles (WCV) project that was launched fotlr the needs of Land Forces Command. The KAPLAN-10 vehicle that entered the inventory under the WCV project, carries 2 ROKETSAN OMTAS ATGM or Russian Kornet ATGM.
The vehicle that stands out as a very important platform for today’s modern warfare field, is a system capable of fast and quickly attacking enemy elements. The vehicle that can perform important duties under symmetrical and asymmetrical combat conditions, is also needed by the Turkish Armed Forces.
|Ammunitions that use in YALMAN System|
|Missiles||Minimum Range||Maximum Range||Guidance System||Weight||Diameter||Warhead|
|UMTAS||0,5 km||8 km||Infinite Impulse Response (IIR) Seeker and RF Data Link||37,5 kg||160 mm||Tandem Against Reactive Armor High Explosive Blast Fragmentation|
|L-UMTAS||0,5 km||9 km||Laser Seeker Head||37,5 kg||160 mm||Tandem High Energy Antitank Warhead High Explosive Blast Fragmentation Warhead|
|CİRİT||1,5 km||8 km||Laser Seeker Head Terminal Guidance||15 kg||70 mm||Multi Purpose Warhead High Explosive Warhead|