The high-altitude long-range attack unmanned aerial vehicle Bayraktar AKINCI, developed by the Turkish company BAYKAR, carried out another demonstration flight, having stayed in the air for 13 hours 24 minutes with a payload of 1,360 kg.
The Bayraktar AKINCI project is overseen by the Turkish Defense Industry Authority.
A UAV with a take-off weight of 6,049 kg took off from an airfield in провинцииorlu province in the presence of military observers. Unmanned aerial vehicle Bayraktar AKINCI rose to an altitude of 30 thousand feet (9,144 meters).
BAYKAR reported that the drone carried a penetrating aerial bomb (NEB) developed by TÜBİTAK SAGE specialists
During tests on July 5, the AKINCI UAV accurately hit the targets of a mock enemy with three types of laser-guided cruise missiles (MAM-C, MAM-L and MAM-T) manufactured by Roketsan.
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