Payment Card information

Cardholder Name

Card Number

Expiry Month

Expiry Year



Are you seeking a comprehensive overview of the latest developments?

Explore Subscriptions >>

Related Topics

Browse all published reports >>

Thursday, September 28, 2023

UAE: Historic defense industrial agreements with Turkiye examinedin-depth

In July 2023, Turkiye President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and UAE President Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan signed a series of historic defense deals and memoranda of understanding (MoUs) estimated at $50 billion in Abu Dhabi.

The MoUs signed mostly consist of transfer of technology (TOT), co-development, and license production for unmanned platforms across all domains, short-range air defenses (SHORADs), aerospace cooperation, including the KAAN 5th generation fighter, cyberdefense, space and electronic warfare (EW).

Tactical Report highlights these matters, including:

- The significance of these agreements for the Emirati-Turkish defense relations

- The unmanned platforms considered for cooperation

- A new UAV deal with Baykar

- The Turkish air-launched munitions discussed

- The UAE’s contribution to the KAAN fifth-generation program

- The models of Turkish aircraft engines the UAE wants to localize


Join our community to receive regular updates on the latest developments in the region and stay ahead of the curve. Know More