WorldThe first piece of the National Combat Aircraft was produced

The first piece of the National Combat Aircraft was produced

Turkish Aerospace Industry (TUSAŞ) General Manager Temel Kotil, from his Twitter account National Combat AircraftHe shared about (MMU).

Kotil shared, “We have realized the production of the first part of our National Combat Aircraft. Every step we take for the survival project of our country is very meaningful and very valuable for us. I would like to thank all my friends for working on the same path with enthusiasm and effort.” made statements.

According to the information received, MMU has approximately 20 thousand parts and their production is planned to be completed by the end of 2022. Many Turkish defense and aerospace industry companies take part in the production of parts and subsystems.

MMU is targeted to leave the hangar on March 18, 2023. Thus, the ground tests of the aircraft will begin with the engine starting of the prototype, which includes avionics, control and hydraulic systems, for the first time.

The MMU is slated to make its maiden flight in 2026.

. (HAS) is published on the Anadolu Agency website, in summary. ..