Turkey: New Challenges - Conducts ATMACA Missile Test (Video)

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The Turkish ATMACA (Atmaca) missile, which can hit ships from a long distance, has successfully passed its last test launch, announced the head of the Turkish Defense Industry Presidency, Ismail Demir.

Through his Twitter account, Ismail Demir announced that the missile successfully hit its target from a distance of 200 km and is preparing to enter the country's arsenal.

Turkish media report that the development of the ATMACA missile began in 2009 and its tests were completed in 2018. Its range reaches up to 250 km, it can fly low over water and approach its target both horizontally and vertically. . The missile can be used in all weather conditions, while it can hit fixed and moving targets.

Source: KYPE