Turkey’ Bayraktar TB2 Combat Drone Spotted With Indigenous Targeting System (Photos)

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Turkey’ Bayraktar TB2 Combat Drone Spotted With Indigenous Targeting System (Photos)

Bayrakdar TB2 UCAV, source: ssb.gov.tr

On September 22, the Defence Turkey Magazine shared photos of a Turkish-made Bayraktar TB2 combat drone equipped with the Aselsan’s Common Aperture Targeting System (CATS) targeting system.

The drone was spotted with the CATS system during the TEKNOFEST Aerospace and Technology Festival which opened its doors at Istanbul Ataturk Airport on September 21.

The CATS is a high performance electro-optical reconnaissance, surveillance and targeting system designed for fixed-wing and rotary-wing airborne platforms, including drones, helicopters and aircrafts.

The system is equipped with a high definition day and infrared imagers as well as a laser range finder and a target designator.

Turkey’ Bayraktar TB2 Combat Drone Spotted With Indigenous Targeting System (Photos)

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The CATS system is meant to replace the Canadian Wescam CMX-15D system. The use of the latter in Bayraktar TB2 combat drones was disclosed during the 2020 Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. As a result, the export of CMX-15D systems to Turkey were halted while an investigation by Global Affairs Canada evaluates the use of Canadian technology in the conflict.

In response, Turkey’s Aselsan accelerated work on the CATS targeting system to replace the CMX-15D in Bayraktar TB2 combat drones as soon as possible.

The CATS system will allow Turkey to export and operate Bayraktar TB2 combat drones with much more freedom. Yet, it remains unclear if the system is on bar with the Wescam CMX-15D, whose specification played a major role in the success of the TB2.

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Nice tech that can be shot down by Soviet era S-75/125.

jens holm

So what

jens holm

Typical blindfolding or worse talking down the enemy.

Thats how the dark state is maintained. You only cheat Yourself and Your friends making surprice parties, when they actuallyh works. They do and they are mproving their stuff.

You hope to get some for free from Russia.

Yollo

Russia gave Turkey one week to withdraw its troops from Idlib yesterday. So in the next week there will be a large scale operation to liberate Idlib

Attila

Mujahedin will be waiting……yollo no prop

farbat

your monafeqin will be dying in the 100s soon be careful that your dog turks soldiers dont get in the way we will wipe them out aswell if they do

Attila

to much baked beans again . keep blowing hot air

farbat

it will get burning hot for you so yes hot air will rise from turkey

farbat

if turkey doesnt withdraw from northern syria than we will see turkey fall to ruin tell me what would keep anyone from hitting your terrorist assets

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
Attila

Fartasss I don’t give a s*** about terrorist..my worry is civilian will try to cross our borders.. to stop this we have to get involved to protect our borders… I think that makes sense wake up and smell the coffee

farbat

blabber nonsense again we will level you

farbat

so you build a wall and hide behind it like rats how unislamic we will liberate all of asia minor just try to build walls and try to stop us you will end up hiding in the last cities you hold behind walls after we pushed you nearly entirely out of the region

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
Attila

we got every right to liberate Syria from terrorist assad .. Poor Syrian population suffering.. farts you can do Jack s***

hmm

They’ll be waiting for you… in heII.

Kreenan

Any source to this? Can’t imagine Russia making such ultimatum to Turkey at this point of time as Turkey is really close to purchasing Su-57

Chess Master

Or AK-47

farbat

this whole bayraktar system wouldnt exist if britain didnt create it all for turkey its not as if turks are capable to do anything on their own they are utter tools still despite the claims to the opposite

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
Peppe il Sicario

Very true farbat, very true. The Turks are at best able of building a toaster by their own merit. “Their” recent military technological breakthroughs are all being provided by the Cabalist European powers including Britain, Germany, Sweden and Italy. For example, from what I know here, Italy has sold them significant helicopter technology and is even now supplying them with tech to build naval artillery systems such as the 76mm cannon. The reason for all this is that Turkey will provide the Sunni-Wahabbi brained foot soldiers for the planned wars against Russia, Iran and even China. The Chinese, for their part, knowing full well who the Turk turds are, will not sell the Turks any military equipment whatsoever.

Peppe il Sicario

Does this Bayraktar drone also deliver baclava and Turkish coffee to soldiers on the ground???? That would be a more useful purpose for it. In any case, the Russians and SAA are putting the hurt to the Turk turds in Syria. Seems that Iran is having major problems too with Turk turd and Israhelli ally Azerbaijan on its borders. An imminent assault by Iranian IRGC missle forces on Baku could be in the making according to certain sources.

Last edited 25 days ago by Peppe il Sicario
Attila

IBNE 🖕🪳🖕🪳🖕

farbat

you turks will be dying and suffering going forward

Peppe il Sicario

What happened Twattila, got your p*ssy all tied up in a knot??????

farbat

baku has a fake republic which borders turkey it is tiny and it is an annoyance iran will seize it as soon as it is given a reason to and cut off the border between baku and turkey

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
farbat

iran might seize karabakh aswell

farbat

yes iran would hit baku all over the place and destroy all their capabilities sending them back into the iron age if they do the mistake to challenge us and bring this fate upon themselves

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
Peppe il Sicario

I always say, you can know a lot about a person by the people he hangs out with. Something to the effect of: Pick your friends and create your enemies. Azerbaijan has become very very friendly with a tiny demonic country next to Lebanon of late as well as Turkey. That says a lot right there about the Azeri government.

farbat

if two are fighting the third will be the victor its a traditional german saying and iran watched these two caucasian tiny entities fight for quite some time now

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
farbat

baclava aswell as many other things the turks call their own cultural cousine are iranian food the turks are imposters they dont have a culture their culture was to grill a horse or donkey and eat it the turks are animals without a culture of their own and the things that are actual turkish culture are no different from animal culture

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
Peppe il Sicario

I love baclava by the way. However, as you rightfully point out Farbat, my Greek friends and brothers say a good part of “Turkish” cuisine is in actuality Greek.

farbat

it is either greek arabic or iranic yes they dont have anything but grilled donkey and grilled horse in their turkish original culture

Peppe il Sicario

My Mongolian acquintances said centuries ago they chased out the Turks with sticks and don’t want to ever see them again!! 😂

Kreenan

Talk about Turkey all you want but Baclava and Turkish Coffee/Tea is fire!

Peppe il Sicario

I prefer an Italian moka espresso made from Brazilian coffee beans any day of the week.

farbat

iranian tea with saffron sugar sticks and real original iranian baclava is something you certainly never tasted to know what is good and what is a pathetic copy its simply horrific how cultureless you are to call the cheap turkish copies of our cousine something good they can try to copy it for centuries its still a cheap copy they dont have the culture which would be needed to know how to create the cousine of ours they are no different to isis aka daesh the only difference is that they actually unlike daesh achieved to play the game of being legit for a time but obviously turks dont belong into europe neither into west asia and they have nothing to do with our cultures these lowsy imposters

Last edited 25 days ago by farbat
farbat

bayraktar is still a trash system

Peppe il Sicario

Turkey’s GayRapture drone!!!! 😁😁💩💩💩💩