Bayraktar TB2, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system indigenously developed by Turkish Baykar Makina, will carry out live-firing exercise in Ephesus 2018 drill for the first time this year. The company announced on its official Twitter account that live video transmission of flights will be released during the exercise.
A total of 23 armed Bayraktar TB2 UAVs are currently in the inventory of Turkish Armed Forces (TSK). The Bayraktar TB2 has an operational flight altitude of 24 thousand feet, a 24-hour endurance, a communication range of 150 kilometers and a cruising speed of 70 knots. The armed UAV can carry Smart Micro Munitions MAM-C and MAM-L developed by ROKETSAN.
Bayraktar TB2 achieved the first export success at DIMDEX 2018 Fair with Qatar.