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Otokar awaits Altay order (video)

24th May 2017 - 13:00 GMT | by Grant Turnbull in Istanbul


Shephard recently spoke to Turkish vehicle manufacturer Otokar about its Altay main battle tank, which has been designed and developed in Turkey and represents the country's first indigenous effort in this advanced area of land warfare.

Mehmet Karaaslan, programme manager for the Altay, gave Shephard a history of the main battle tank's development and his hopes for the platform's future. 

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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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