Bayraktar TB3 completes 5th flight test, unveils carrier deployment potential

Manufacturer Baykar's latest unmanned combat aerial vehicle showcased enhanced capabilities for aircraft carrier deployment.

New Turkish armed drone completes its 5th flight test

The testing process of Bayraktar TB3, Türkiye’s new unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) capable of being deployed on aircraft carriers, continues at full speed, with manufacturer Baykar recently announcing the drone has completed its fifth flight and flew with the landing gear retracted for the first time.

Sea-based drone completes maiden flight to mark Türkiye’s centenary

Türkiye’s new unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV), tailored for the country’s newly commissioned aircraft carrier, on Friday successfully took to the sky for its inaugural flight, its developer announced.

Naval variant of the famous Bayraktar drone ready for first flight

On Friday, Turkey’s leading drone maker announced that the naval variant of the famous Bayraktar TB2 has achieved a significant milestone by successfully completing its takeoff and landing tests.

Turkish drone magnate Baykar to donate $10M for Gaza aid

Selçuk Bayraktar, the chief technology officer (CTO) and chairperson of the board of the Turkish drone magnate Baykar, announced that the company would make a $10 million donation for critically-needed humanitarian assistance to Gaza.

Malian president awards Turkish drone innovators with 'National Order'

Malian President Assimi Goita awarded Turkish drone magnate Baykar’s general manager, Haluk Bayraktar and Board Chairman Selçuk Bayraktar along with other two members of their team the country’s “National Order” for their contributions and services to Mali.

Baykar CEO hopes massive Saudi deal paves path for Turkish defense firms in KSA

"Baykar is forging ahead like an icebreaker, creating a path" for more Turkish business with the Kingdom, CEO Haluk Bayraktar told Breaking Defense.

Saudi Arabia in pact with Turkey's Baykar Tech to localise drone manufacturing

CAIRO, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia signed a strategic agreement with Turkish defence firm Baykar Tech to localise the manufacturing of drones in the kingdom, state-owned Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI)posted on messaging platform X, formerly known as Twitter, on Sunday.

3 QUESTIONS — Turkish drone maker’s sale to Saudi Arabia

With sale of Akinci drones to Riyadh, Baykar positions Ankara as NATO member able to offset China in Gulf-Arabian drone warfare systems segment market