Turkey’s Katmerciler exports armored land vehicles to Gambia: Report

Turkey’s Katmerciler exports armored land vehicles to Gambia: Report


Turkish land vehicles maker Katmerciler, which as of now has solid business relations in Africa, is trading its 4×4 Tactical Wheeled Armored Combat Vehicle Hızır to Gambia, as per a Turkish protection site on Monday.

DefenseTurk said in a report in light of open-source data and pictures, that the organization, which recently sent out to Kenya, Uganda and an undisclosed nation, is presently offering its Hızır vehicles to Gambia.

Last year in August, it was accounted for that Gambia consented to an arrangement with Katmerciler for the acquisition of the vehicle being referred to, however there has yet been no authority declaration on the issue.

The DefenseTurk report said late pictures likewise circling via virtual entertainment uncover that covered Hızır vehicles are being conveyed to the African country.

Furkan Katmerci, delegate director of the Executive Board of Katmerciler, recently said that the organization’s “send out push toward amicable nations from various regions of the planet, especially Africa, proceeds.”

In March 2021, the Gambian designation headed by Gambian Defense Minister Seikh Omar Faye visited Turkey where he was invited by Turkey’s National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar.

During the gatherings sees were traded on respective and provincial security, safeguard matters and participation potential open doors in the guard business.

A refreshed Military Cooperation and Training Agreement between the two nations was additionally endorsed by Akar and Faye following the discussions.

The completely native Hızır is a 400-drive vehicle, which gives high security against mines and handcrafted explosives. It was created for struggle conditions with high mobility and ballistic stronghold.

Performing great under states of serious clash in country and metropolitan regions, giving undeniable level protection was planned.

Having been created to fulfill NATO guidelines and effectively finishing all presentation and blast assessments, the vehicle was endorsed by a free global testing association.

Katmerciler in July 2021 marked an agreement with the Kenyan Defense Ministry to give the African nation reinforced vehicle items including the Hızır.

The agreement, worth $91.4 million, was named the organization’s biggest single product bargain.