Minister Varank tries HAVELSAN’s sniper simulator


During the visit, Minister Varank was greeted by HAVELSAN Chairman of the Board Mustafa Murat Şeker and General Manager Mehmet Akif Nacar.

Varank examined solutions such as Virtual Maintenance Training System, F-16 Simulator, Airbus A320 Full Flight Simulator at the Simulation, Autonomous and Platform Management Technologies Center after the presentation of the company’s projects.

Having learned about the systems developed and produced by HAVELSAN, Varank fired with the Sniper Training Simulator and successfully hit the target 600 meters away. Minister Varank also examined the middle class multi-purpose unmanned ground vehicle Barkan and other systems.

“Not only in Turkey but also in the world brand”

Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA) about his visit to HAVELSAN, Varank explained that they discussed the current projects of the company and the projects realized with TÜBİTAK, a subsidiary of the ministry.

Varank, who also stated that they evaluated the projects of HAVELSAN regarding the shares it plans to buy from world trade in the next period, emphasized that the company is particularly strong in the field of command and control systems.

Varank, the company’s simulation technology in not only in Turkey but also in the world “brand” which could attract attention, “motor vehicle next to the flight simulator and staff can also develop oriented simulators training. We tried it a little while ago sniper simulator. When previously Hulusi Akar Minister visited here 450 He tried shooting from the meter, but I raised the bar a little bit, I shot from 600 meters. Now I would have made a joke that the sweet competition will continue from now on. he spoke.

Information technology and cyber security-related Turkey’s needs are met and Varank indicating that the next global brand may be the product of önemsediklerini HAVELSAN’s activities in the extraction point market, “and depends on both the Ministry and both of our respective organizations in Turkey, especially in the public side with our Digital Transformation Office We will continue to continue the projects that need it. found the assessment.

“International cooperation will continue”

Varank, referring to HAVELSAN’s new facility works in Ankara, said that the company will achieve even more successful works with the opening of this facility.

Pointing out that the company sells products in the fields of simulation and other technology to Western countries as well as to the Middle East and Far East, Varank said, “The company has projects related to information security and command control systems in the Middle East. Close relations with Qatar and Gulf countries. “Yes, it follows the projects here. During this period, it follows the defense industry projects with friendly and allied countries such as Malaysia and Indonesia.” said.

Varank, noting the success of Turkey’s defense industry, “speaks genuine and original products all over the world has developed in Turkey. Therefore, HAVELSAN also simulators, command and control systems and our own military on the side of information security, air force and navy needs of our business with other countries The union intensified its projects. These collaborations will continue in the upcoming period. ” used the expression.