All Turkish Air Force articles – Page 2

  • Turkish A400M 2 - Airbus Defence & Space

    Turkish air force receives second A400M


    The Turkish air force has taken delivery of its second of an eventual 10 A400M tactical transports from Airbus Defence & Space, with the aircraft having been transferred to Kayseri air base earlier this month.

  • 737 AEW Turkey 3 - TAI

    Turkey receives penultimate AEW&C 737


    ​The Turkish air force has received its penultimate 737-based airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) system aircraft from Boeing, following its conversion by in-country partner Turkish Aerospace Industries.

  • Hurkus

    FARNBOROUGH: TAI orders Martin-Baker seats for Hurkus B


    ​Martin-Baker is to supply the crew escape system for the Turkish air force’s Hurkus B turboprop trainers, under a deal signed on the opening day of the Farnborough air show.

  • F-35A thumb

    Turkey confirms F-35 procurement plans


    ​After a 15-month delay, Turkey has approved a decision to order an initial two Lockheed Martin F-35s, launching the acquisition phase of its next-generation fighter project.

  • A400M MSN9 Turkey - Airbus Defence & Space

    Turkey ends delay by accepting first A400M


    Turkey has at last accepted its first A400M tactical transport from Airbus Defence & Space, making it the second operator to receive the type after a delay of several months.

  • Turkish 737 AEWs - TAI

    Turkey ready to accept first delayed AEW aircraft


    The Turkish force is nearing the end of a seven-year wait to receive its first Boeing 737-based airborne early warning and control system aircraft.

  • Hurkus thumb - Tolga Ozbek

    Turkey approves Hurkus launch order


    The Turkish military has approved plans to buy a first batch of 15 Hurkus trainers from Turkish Aerospace Industries, with the decision announced following a meeting of the nation's SSM procurement body on 26 September.