President of Defence Industries Prof. Dr. Ismail Demir answered questions of of Turkey's leading defence magazines via domestic video conferencing system. Answering the questions of C4Defence, Demir made important statements about the Turkish defence sector's post-COVID-19 period plans.
Stating that civil aviation is one of the most affected sectors worldwide, Professor. Dr. Demir stated that perception may change in the world. When viewed in a broader perspective might be preferred as a defence strategy in Turkey such as solution packages, which will be developed with the experience of Turkey.
Professor Dr. Demir also made statements on the economic effects of the process. He stated that the primary goal is psychological relaxation and that every situation will be handled according to the specific conditions of force majeure. Calling to continue production by reducing the effects to a minimum. Dr. Demir also announced that special permits were taken and curfews were taken in the curfew for the sector. It was stated that the main purpose is the continuation of the projects without losing workforce. In this process, it is aimed to maintain the level that the sector has reached by offering solutions and deciding the measures by keeping the sector cycle healthy and following the level.
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