Accordingly, overlapping and often competing rocketry programs of the two state-affiliated entities (TUBITAK-SAGE and MKEK
) were sacrificed in favor of rendering ROKETSAN as the power house for all long -range ballistic missile activity in Turkey.
Also, since MKEK
is a government company, its finances are transparent and are open to public, therefore, all operations are required by law to be accounted for and liquidated to the dollar, Unluturk pointed out.
He said without informing him, MKEK
suddenly dropped Roferma as its local representative and replaced it with System Nomics together with Caballo Negro Industriya, which he claimed have no license from the PNP to import firearms and ammunition.
sold weapons and ammunitions worth $605,539 to Azerbaijan last year.
According to the data in a report by MKEK
, the corporation which sells weapons and ammunition to several countries such as Britain, Greece, Israel and the United States rose its net sales to 650.5 million TL in 2010.
FEATURES MANUFACTURER: GIRSAN INDUSTRIES FOR MKEK
, TURKEY IMPORTER: AMERICAN TACTICAL IMPORTS 100 AIR PARK DRIVE ROCHESTER, NY 14624 (800) 290-0065 WWW.AMERICANTACTICAL.US CALIBER: 9x19mm CAPACITY: 15+1 ACTION: Traditional double action OVERALL LENGTH: 7.89" BARREL LENGTH: 4.33" WEIGHT: 32.6 ounces SIGHTS: Fixed 3-dot FINISH: Blue PRICE: $549.95 9MM FACTORY AMMO PERFORMANCE LOAD VELOCITY GROUP SIZE (BRAND, BULLET WEIGHT, TYPE) (FPS) (INCHES) INDEPENDENCE 115 FMJ 1,123 2.9 REMINGTON GOLDEN SABER JHP 124 1,125 3.4 SPEER GOLD DOT 124 JHP 1,164 2.8
It is not clear at this point whether the problem lies with the Eryx design, with MKEK
's manufacturing procedures, or with some other factors.
, makes ammunition, small arms, rockets, hand grenades, pistols, artillery rockets and explosives, multiple launch rocket systems and chemicals for arms production.
In 1998 Heckler and Koch UK allowed a Turkish company, MKEK
, to make small weapons under licence and the following year MKEK
sold them on to Indonesia at the height of the East Timor crisis.
As with the Turkish F-16, exports of these armoured vehicles open further export opportunities for other Turkish defence companies, like the State-run ordnance and gun-makers MKEK
, and defence electronics company Aselsan, whose new 9600 series frequency hopping radios are fitted to all FMC-Nurol AAPCs.
Key defence exhibitors and companies who have confirmed their participation include Al Tadrea (Saudi Arabia), Otokar (Turkey), DEPO (Pakistan), MKEK
(Turkey), Leonardo (Italy), Lockheed Martin (USA), Al Ghassan (Bahrain), Delta (Bahrain), Cambli (Canada), Yahsat (UAE), BAE Systems (UK), Bell Helicopter (USA), Beretta (Italy) and the world leader in missile system, MBDA (France).
It uses a MKEK
120mm smoothbore gun, itself a locally-manufactured version of the Rheinmetall L55120mm smoothbore gun and is equipped with modular and reactive armour from Rocketsan.