Mesko to collaborate with Roketsan

Mesko S.A. and a Turkish company Roketsan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding covering future collaboration on a range of defence industry activities.

Under the terms of the agreement signed at the MSPO – Industry Defence Industry Exhibition in Kielce, the two companies will initially exchange business and technical information with the aim of verifying possible areas of cooperation.

The scope of the signed MoU is to formalize the intent of collaboration on products and programmes involving capabilities and solutions including, but not limited to 2,75” Laser Guided Missile CİRİT, Laser Guided Long Ranged Antitank Missile UMTAS, Air Defence Missile, Guidance Kits for Classical Ammunition and other Precision Guided Weapon Systems.

The MoU was signed by Mesko’s Chairman of the Board, Mr. Waldemar SKOWRON and Roketsan‘s Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Mr. Erguder TOPTAS.

Waldemar SKOWRON said: “We are very pleased. The memorandum opens the door wide for both sides. Our Turkish partner and ourselves are now able to reach progress in modern forms of missile systems. This is a magnificent  example of cooperation between NATO countries”.

Erguder TOPTAS said: “We believe the step we took forward to explore a range of cooperation opportunities for co-production of indigenous weapon systems such as  Laser Guided 2,75” Missile CİRİT and Laser Guided Long Range Antitank Weapon System UMTAS, Air Defence Missile and development of new technologies will lead to a wide perspective of business cooperation in the future between our companies”.