Turkey

Turkish Air Force capability threatened by US sanctions

Already deprived of the fifth-generation F-35, new sanctions imposed by the United States could have more profound consequences for the Turkish Air Force....


Turkish F-16 deployment in Azerbaijan proved by satellite imagery

Satellite photographs taken on October 3, 2020, confirmed that two F-16 fighter jets and what resembles a CASA CN-235 transport plane were stationed on the tarmac of the Azerbaijani base in Ganja, located about 80 km from Nagorno-Karabakh....


BREAKING| Armenia claims Su-25 shot down by Turkish F-16

A Turkish F-16 fighter jet shot down a Su-25 attack aircraft of the Armenian Air Force over the territory of Azerbaijan, killing the pilot, the Ministry of Defense of Armenia claims. Turkey denies the allegation....


Nagorno-Karabakh: downed helicopters and Turkish drones?

After almost thirty years of latent conflict, the landlocked region of Nagorno-Karabakh has recently been the theater of violent confrontations. While it is hard to distinguish the truth from propaganda spread by both belligerents, it appears that at least one Mil Mi-8 transport helicopter of the Azerbaijan Air Force was shot down by Karabakh forces. Meanwhile, the Azerbaijani defense ministry boasted its military prowess by sharing footage shot...


Turkey’s Istanbul Airport becomes “Chinese friendly”

Turkey’s Istanbul Airport launched a “Chinese Friendly Airport” project with the aim to provide a personalized experience for Chinese travelers, and make them feel “at home.”...


Turkish AKINCI combat drone reaches altitude milestone [Video]

The first prototype of Bayraktar AKINCI, an unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) indigenously developed by Turkey, hit a new milestone by reaching an altitude of 30,000 feet (9.15 kilometers) during a test flight....


Russia offers crucial parts for future Turkish TF-X fighter jet

Russia offered to supply critical parts of the TF-X, the future Turkish fighter jet while denying that an offer for the fifth-generation Su-57 was standing....


Turkey shoots down two Syrian Su-24 attack aircraft

Two Su-24s of the Syrian regime were shot down by the Turkish military in the Idlib region, north-western Syria. A Turkish Anka-S armed drone was also destroyed by the Syrian air defense....


Turkish Airlines flight diverted over suspected Coronavirus case

Turkish Airlines flight TK879 from Tehran (Iran) to Istanbul (Turkey), was diverted to the country’s capital Ankara on February 25, 2020. Reportedly, the diversion was due to a suspicion that there might have been a novel coronavirus (Covid-19)-infected passenger onboard. ...


BREAKING: AtlasGlobal declares bankruptcy

The Turkish airline AtlasGlobal declared bankruptcy and ended its operations after a long period of financial struggles....