06/11/2017 17:59

Otokar participated in Defense & Security 2017

Otokar, Turkey’s leading land systems manufacturer and leading supplier of the Turkish Military and Security Forces for wheeled tactical vehicles, participated in Defense & Security 2017, which was held at IMPACT Convention and Exhibition Center, on November 06-09, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Highlighting Otokar’s success at global markets, General Manager Serdar Görgüç stated, “Our strength in the defence industry is driven by our experience, engineering and R&D capabilities, and successful use of technology. Today over 30,000 Otokar military vehicles are in service in many different parts of the world with an outstanding performance. Our military vehicles serve almost 50 different end users in over 30 countries. Our clients with Otokar vehicles in their inventories are references for new clients. I believe Defense & Security 2017 is an important organization to seek new export opportunites in the Asia Pacific region. We are happy to be here in Thailand again.”

Otokar: Tailored to Meet Specific Needs

Founded in 1963, Otokar has been operating in the defence industry since 1987 when the company produced Turkey’s first tactical wheeled vehicles. The company, with a plant spread on 552,000 square meters of land and nearly 2500 employees, designs and produces 4×4, 6×6, 8×8 tactical wheeled armoured vehicles, tracked armoured vehicles and turret systems tailored for specific client expectations and needs. Having designed and developed the world’s most modern main battle tank ALTAY in accordance with the Turkish Armed Forces’ requirements, Otokar offers a wide product range that includes 4×4 tactical wheeled armoured vehicles COBRA, COBRA II, KAYA, KAYA II and URAL; multi-wheeled tactical vehicles ARMA 6×6, ARMA 8×8; tracked armoured vehicles TULPAR, TULPAR-S, and turret systems KESKİN, ÜÇOK, BAŞOK, BOZOK and MIZRAK. Otokar’s defence industry products are actively used by nearly 50 clients in more than 30 countries. Otokar, Turkey’s largest land systems producer, is part of Koç Group, also Turkey’s largest group of companies.