Coasts will be Safer in Every Aspect Agreement for the very First National Coast Radar Signed

National Defence Minister: “Let’s name this Project as the Mobese City Surveillance for the seas for a better understanding”  Meriç Ürer, Correspondent, Defence Turkey Magazine

Date: Issue 43 - May 2013


The first and the most important phase of the Coast Surveillance Radar System (SGRS) Project carried out by Havelsan together with the Undersecretariat for Defence Industries (SSM) was put into effect with the award of the agreement. The first phase of the project constitutes the SGRS command control software and within the scope of the project a total 10 coast surveillance stations that will provide continuous coverage will be established in the Seas of the Aegean and Marmara and West Black Sea and a total of 5 control centers with an operation base in Ankara will be founded by the end of the next 30 months. Integration with various public institutions may also be provided in the system through which all Turkish coasts will be monitored on 7/24 basis via radars and electro-optical sensors by the time all phases are accomplished.