F-35 JSF on Target with “SOM” Cruise Missile

Issue 56 - November 2014

Roketsan and Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control Signed a Teaming Agreement for collaboration on the SOM-J,a new generation air-to-surface Stand-off Cruise Missile for the F-35 Lightning II on 22th October.

Undersecretary for Defence Industries Prof.İsmail Demir, Ambassador of the United States to Turkey Mr. JohnBass, Roketsan Chairman of the Board Dr. Eyüp Kaptan, Executive Vice President of the Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control Business Area Mr.Rick Edwards, TÜBİTAK Vice President Mr. Abdullah Çavuşoğlu and many  civil representatives and military officials attended the ceremony held for the award of the agreement by Lockheed Martin and Roketsan,at the Undersecretariat for Defence Industry’s premises in Ankara.