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BAE Systems joins Turkish TF-X program

Sat Jan 28, 2017 6:01 pm

During visit today by Prime Minister Theresa May to Turkey, a 20-year agreement was signed with BAE Systems to team up with TAI (Turkish Aerospace Industries) on the development of the TF-X Turkish fighter program.

Per BAE Systems chief executive, Ian King, the deepening defense cooperation would see key UK aerospace companies likely win contracts to provide engines, weapons, radars and sensors for the TF-X.

Britain, Turkey sign defence deal to develop Turkish fighter jet
http://www.reuters.com/article/uk-brita ... SKBN15C0IM
https://www.afp.com/en/news/2266/bae-sy ... ghter-jets

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Re: BAE Systems joins Turkish TF-X program

Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:27 pm

Looks like a F-22/F-35 hybrid.

Have they settled on 1 versus 2 engine options?


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Re: BAE Systems joins Turkish TF-X program

Thu Feb 02, 2017 12:13 pm

mercure1 wrote:
Looks like a F-22/F-35 hybrid.

Have they settled on 1 versus 2 engine options?


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I believe they have agreed on a 2 engine config
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