Mechanical Mine Clearance Equipment, which can use chained and fragmenting apparatus developed by Military Factory and Shipyard Management Inc. (Askeri Fabrika ve Tersane İşletme A.Ş/ ASFAT) in cooperation with public and private enterprise, will be exported to Azerbaijan. ASFAT announced that a total of 20 pieces of equipment would be delivered to Azerbaijan.
The system, which can move at four kilometres per hour, can go down to a depth of 25 centimetres and clear a 1.7-meter width of 1 kilometre from mines in 1 hour.
The equipment is designed to neutralize anti-personnel mines while at the same time cleaning up existing vegetation in the field.
The system has hulls and apparatus powered by ballistic armour.