The scope of the agreement includes the production of control units for Patriot’s GEM-T Air Defence Missile, which will be manufactured by Roketsan.
The contract has been signed by Programs Vice President Mr. Ralph ACABA on behalf of Raytheon’s Integrated Defence Systems and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors Major General (Ret.) Zafer ÇAMLICA and President and CEO Selçuk YAŞAR on behalf of Roketsan.
Patriot is the world's most modern and capable air and missile defense system, providing protection against a full range of advanced threats, including aircraft, tactical ballistic missiles, cruise missiles and unmanned aerial vehicles. Continually upgraded and enhanced to reflect the latest technology, Patriot is the system of choice for 13 nations around the globe.
Roketsan displayed a number of products at last week’s IDEX 2015 in Abu Dhabi, including: HISAR Low and Medium Altitude Air Defence Missile, CIRIT 2.75” Laser Guided Missile, SOM Stand Off Missile, CIRIT Pod, MIZRAK–U Launcher, MIZRAK–U Long Range Antitank Missile, MIZRAK-O Medium Range Antitank Missile, MIZRAK-UL Laser Long Range Antitank Missile, Smart Micro Munition, ASW Antisubmarine Warfare Rocket, T-107, T-122, T-300 artillery rockets and various launcher systems.