Ankara. 03 June 2021. Developed by Turkish Aerospace, AKSUNGUR Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) System started its first duty. Taking off from TUSAS Facilities in ANKARA, AKSUNGUR will be located ADANA Şakirpaşa Airport. It will be operated by General Directorate of Forestry for fire fighting purposes.

AKSUNGUR UAV which developed by national and domestic capabilities, and broke flight hours record. AKSUNGUR started to serve for General Directorate of Forestry for fire control and fighting purposes.AKSUNGUR which has developed in an 18 months has the capacity to perform uninterrupted multi-role intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and attack missions with its high payload capacity, provides Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) operation flexibility with SATCOM payload.