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Aselsan details railgun development (video)

23rd May 2017 - 19:00 GMT | by Grant Turnbull in Istanbul


At the recent IDEF exhibition in Istanbul, Turkey, electronics specialists Aselsan showcased its railgun conceptpublicly for the first time.

Currently an R&D project, the company has already conducted live-fire trials with a small lab-based launcher system. Shephard spoke to Umut Tureli, an engineer on the project, about the development and potential future applications.

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Grant Turnbull


Grant Turnbull

Grant Turnbull was the editor of Land Warfare International and Digital Battlespace magazines with Shephard …

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