Land Platforms

Proposals submitted for serial production of Altay tank

20 November 2017

Otokar, Nurol Holding-BAE Systems joint venture FNSS, and BMC, which is 49% owned by the Qatari Armed Forces Industry Committee (AFIC), submitted proposals to the Turkish Defence Industries Undersecretariat (SSM) on 16 November for the production of 250 Altay third-generation main battle tanks (MBTs).

SSM invited the three companies to tender after rejecting Otokar’s proposal for the initial series production of Altay MBTs, mainly because of disagreements over price.

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