The Turkish armament procurement agency, the SSM (Savunma Sanayi Müsteşarlığı) has launched an international competition for the acquisition of six general-purpose aircraft.

SSM on June 21 released a Request for Proposal (RfP) aimed to acquire the aircraft for the Turkish Air Force Command. They will be used to for transporting personnel and cargo and airdrop.

Potential bidders will include Airbus Defense and Space, Embraer Defense and Security, and Leonardo.


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