A New Era in the Turkish and Italian Defence Industry

Date: Issue 60 - May 2015

“Turkey-Italy Defence and Aviation Industry Days”,  hosted by UDF and SaSaD,  organized by ODTU Teknokent TSSK and Ostim Defence and Aviation Cluster (OSSA) cooperation took place on 24-24 March at Ankara Meyra Palace Hotel. Opening speeches and presentations were made by the Italian Defence Ministry Undersecretary Mr. Gioacchino Alfano and Defence Industry Undersecretary Prof. İsmail Demir, Finmeccanica CEO and General Manager Mr. Mauro Moretti,  AIAD General Secretary  Mr. Carlo Festucci and SaSaD General Secretary Mr. Hüseyin Baysak at the conference.  Defence industry relations between the two countries were exemplified with the participation of 120 Turkish and 44 Italian industrialists,

“Prof. Ismail Demir: There are many opportunities in front of us for our mutual cooperation”