First Turkish UCAV handed over to Ukraine

The first Turkish Bayraktar TB2-type UCAV, made by Baykar Makina, was handed over to the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

The relevant announcement on the receipt of the system was issued by the Ukrainian company UkrOboronProm. According to the Ukrainian company, the acceptance tests of the Turkish airplane were successful.

The handover of the aircraft to the Ukrainian Armed Forces took place in the presence of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who said the new system would help his country’s special forces as well as Ukrainian paratroopers.