17 Nov '17, 5pm

Saudis in talks with TAI to buy six Anka turkish drones

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is planning to acquire six medium-altitude, long-endurance drones developed by Turkish Aerospace Industry (TAI) and two ground controls stations, an official has disclosed. Work toward a buy of the Anka system has been underway for some time. Gorkem Bilgi, manager of the corporate marketing and communications department at TAI said “the Saudi – Turkish negotiations have been ongoing since 2013 but no official contract has been signed yet.” “The Saudis had some requirements regarding the reconnaissance issues and we are still negotiating this part of the agreement,” he added. The official also pointed out the ongoing negotiations between the two parties on the possibility of technology transfer to the Kingdom. An industrial source close to the deal stressed some “budgetary and administrative problems due to low o...

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