Mr. Jason W. Lambert Program Director of Turkish Utility Helicopter Program, Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation assessed Turkish Utilty Helicopter Programme’s current situation, local contribution in TUHP, delivery schedule and export activities in details for Defence Turkey Readers.
Mr. Orhan Geniş, Turkey and Central Asia, President of Honeywell and Mr. Serdar Çetingül, Regional Manager Turkey of Honeywell Defence and Space assessed Honeywell’s activities and strategies towards Turkey, ongoing programmes and industrial cooperation with Turkish Companies.
By Ayşe Akalın-Editor in Chief
MBDA hosted media representatives from all around the world including Defence Turkey Magazine at Maricenprog, Italian Programming Center in Taranto. In the press briefings Maricentadd Commander, Marcello Bernard, Maricenprog Director Gianpaolo Blasi and the engineers gave presentations on activities and capabilities of Maricenprog within FREMM (European multipurpose frigate), Orizzonte- Horizon class frigate (Air-defence destroyers), Cavour
Mr. Roy Minson, Senior Vice President of AV Inc and General Manager of UAS evaluated AeroVironment’s core capabilities, products and expertise, its position amongst global defence industry companies, Global Observer (High Altitude Unmanned Air Vehicle), cooperation with Turkish defence industry and their investment in Turkey for Defence Turkey Magazine.
Mr. Andy Blythe, BAE Systems Test Pilot (late RAF ); Flt Lt Al Luckins, RAF Instructor Pilot; Flt Lt John (Dot) Letton, RAF Instructor Pilot; Sqn Ldr (Rtd) Gareth Roberts, Head of Training, Hawk UK and Mr. Steve Harris, BAE Business Development Executive, Turkey assessed HAWK Jet Trainer Aircraft’s operational capabilities from the perspective of experience pilots.