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Turkey’s fifth-generation fighter plane takes off for maiden flight

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s first locally made combat aircraft, dubbed Kaan, completed its maiden flight at Akinci Airforce Base near Ankara on Wednesday.The CEO of...

Turkey and Greece to join European missile shield

BERLIN — Turkey and Greece will join the European Sky Shield Initiative, bringing the total number of countries participating in the German-led initiative to...

US approves sale of F-16 jets to Turkey, F-35s to Greece

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration has approved the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Turkey following the Turkish government’s ratification this week of Sweden’s...

Biden urges Congress to approve Turkey F-16 sale

WASHINGTON ― President Joe Biden on Wednesday urged four key lawmakers to greenlight the roughly $20 billion sale of 40 F-16s to Turkey, noting...

Turkey inks deal to replace four foreign-made weapons with local types

MERSIN, Turkey — The Turkish government has signed contracts to replace some foreign-made weapons with locally produced versions, the Defense Ministry announced.The deals, finalized...

Sweden verges on NATO membership after Turkey vote, Hungary signal

WASHINGTON — Sweden is on the doorstep of NATO.This week, Turkey’s parliament voted overwhelmingly in support of Stockholm’s membership in the defense alliance. Viktor...

Turkish navy receives unmanned surface vessel, three crewed ships

ISTANBUL — Two supply ships, a frigate and an unmanned surface vessel entered service with the Turkish navy on Friday.A commissioning ceremony took place...

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