Ten More Akıncı UAV Will Fly with Ivchenko-Progress AI-450T Engines
The Turkish drone can fly at an altitude of 40 000 feet with 25 hours of endurance. The Bayraktar Akıncı UAV with Ukrainian AI-450T engines can carry about 1.4 tons of weapons. The first four AI-450Ts were delivered to Turkey in 2018, and another six in 2019. At the beginning of last year, Baykar received two more aircraft engines developed by Ivchenko-Progress. Probably during 2020 and this year, deliveries were continued, and the Turkish company received an additional eight engines ordered for Akıncı.