TR

HISTORY



1984 1984

Baykar Makina Founded



1984 1984

Automotive machine part production begins



2000 2000

Launch of R&D on Unmanned Aerial Vehicle System



2004 2004

First Autonomous Flight Test using indigenous Electronic and Software Systems



2004 2004

Symposium on Advanced Aviation Technologies in Air Force Academy



2005 2005

Call for Mini UAV Tender



2005 2005

Autonomous Flight Demonstration of the Bayraktar Mini UAV prototype at TAI Facilities



2006 2006

Development and Production of Bayraktar Mini UAV



2006 2006

Launch of R & D on Malazgirt Rotary Wing Mini UAV



2007 2007

Malazgirt Rotary Wing Field tests



2007 2007

Beginning of R&D on Tactical UAV Systems



2007 2007

Martyrdom of Lt. Colonel Melih Gülova



2007 2007

First Delivery of Bayraktar Mini UAV



2008 2008

Launch of Tests and Training activities for Bayraktar Mini UAV



2008 2008

Malazgirt Rotary Wing Mini UAV Production Process



2009 2009

First Flight and Autonomous Takeoff-Cruise-Landing Test with Tactical UAV System



2009 2009

First Flight and Automatic Takeoff-Cruise-Landing Test on Tactical UAV System



2009 2009

First Fully Autonomous Flight of Tactical UAV System in presence of Official Committee



2010 2010

Beginning of Contract Negotiations for Tactical UAV Project



2011 2011

Mini-UAV Production for Qatar’s Armed Forces



2012 2012

Commencement of Tactical UAV Project Development and Production Process



2012 2012

Delivery of Mini UAV to and Training for Qatar’s Armed Forces



2014 2014

Bayraktar TB2’s first fully autonomous flight test



2014 2014

First set delivery of Bayraktar TB2



2015 2015

Second set delivery of Bayraktar TB2



2015 2015

Turkish National Police’s purchase order for Bayraktar TB2



2015 2015

First 1000 hours of operational flight



2015 2015

First demonstration of fired munitions



2016 2016

Operation Euphrates Shield



2018 2018

Export of Bayraktar TB2 to Ukraine



2018 2018

Operation Olive Branch



2018 2018

First Export of Bayraktar TB2 to Qatar



2019 2019

TB2 breaks the record of operational flight time with 27 hours and 3 minutes in Kuwait.