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Aselsan to exhibit YILDIRIM-100 DIRCM for helicopters at IDEF 2023

24th July 2023 - 15:00 GMT | by Tayfun Özberk in Istanbul


Aselsan's YILDIRIM-100 Directional Infrared Counter Measures (DIRCM) system. (Photo: Aselsan)

Aselsan has unveiled a new Directional Infrared Counter Measures (DIRCM) system, the YILDIRIM-100.

The new system will be installed in helicopters to protect helicopters from missile attacks.

The company introduced the new system on its social media accounts, saying it would debut the DIRCM solution at IDEF 2023, the defence and aerospace exhibition to be held on 25-28 July 2023 in Istanbul.

'The YILDIRIM-100 Directed Countermeasure System intercepts seeker heads from shoulder-launched missiles with a laser. We will exhibit the YILDIRIM-100 Directed Infrared Countermeasure System for the first time at IDEF 2023.' Aselsan said on social media.

ASELSAN, which has been engaged in the development and production of electro-optical, laser and avionic systems

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Tayfun Özberk


Tayfun Özberk

Tayfun Ozberk is a former naval officer who is an expert in surface warfare, particularly …

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