Naval Warfare

Turkish industry unveils new USV

28th October 2020 - 11:00 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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​Launch of the first USV in the Ulaq family is scheduled for December this year, to be followed by missile firing tests early in 2021

Turkish companies Ares Shipyard and Meteksan Defence on 28 October announced development of a new range of unmanned combat vessels called Ulaq.

Sida is the first vessel in the Ulaq family; made from advanced composite materials, the craft has a cruising range of 400km and top speed of 35kt.

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