According to the breaking news, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shared on his Twitter account on the Energetic Materials Production Facility Opening and Product Launch at the Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation (MKEK) Barutsan Rocket and Explosive Factory.
Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Machinery and Chemical Industry Corporation (MKEK) Barutsan Rocket and the Energetic Materials Production Facility Opening and Product Launch at the Explosive Factory on their Twitter account.
Erdogan shared, “I wish the new generation electric hybrid system armored combat vehicles and Boran portable howitzers to be beneficial to our country, our defense industry and the Turkish Armed Forces, with the explosive facility we have opened today.” used the expressions.
A graphic describing the information about the facility was also included in the sharing.
In the graphic, where it is shared that the facility was established with an investment of 25 million dollars in 12 months, it was stated that the annual production capacity was 200 tons and it was established on an area of 4 thousand 584 square meters.
Rocket heads, pyrotechnic materials, RDX, HMX and CXM, which are used as raw materials in composite rocket fuels, will be produced in the production line, which is created with 100 percent domestic and national facilities.
The graphic, which explains that the air-transportable 105 millimeter light towed BORAN howitzer was designed and produced locally and nationally, contained the following information:
“It is the lightest and most effective howitzer in the same caliber. It provides effective firing at a distance of 17 kilometers. It is ready to fire in less than 1 minute, can fire 6 shots per minute. Mechanical Mine Clearing Equipment MEMATT, on the other hand, has remote control, 60 degrees incline climbing, multiple attachments. While the Modular Gunpowder System MBS is specially produced for Storm and Panther howitzers, it has a range of 42 kilometers. The Electric Armored Combat Vehicle E ZMA also features an electric hybrid system, 720 kilometers range, 10 hours combat capability and remote unmanned control. owner.”
Source: Anadolu Agency / Sefa Mutlu