Turkish Aerospace Industries’ (TUSAS), Hürkuş-B is set to enter the Turkish Air Force inventory in the coming days as the planned delivery will take place in November.
According to Sabah Daily, once the first aircraft is delivered in November, it will be tested by Air Force pilots and subjected to various assessments. In this period, which is expected to last three months, improvements related to the aircraft will be finalized in cooperation with the Air Force and TUSAS. Aircraft deliveries will be carried out systematically, and 15 aircrafts will be delivered to the Air Force in the first half of 2019.
Following development of the Hürkuş-A for civilian use, Hürkuş-B's features and dynamics were renewed. Hürkuş-B is 100 kilograms lighter than Hürkuş-A, standing out as a faster, more modern and powerful aircraft. This variant was designed as a more stable and more comprehensive vehicle