Milestones

1984

1984

Baykar Makina Establishment

1984-2000

1984-2000

Precision machining for automotive industries

2000

2000

Unmanned Systems – electronic systems, software development R&D activities

2004 September

2004 September

First autonomous flight

2004 December

2004 December

Advance Technologies in Aerospace Symposium

2005 June

2005 June

Mini UAS Project Request for Proposal

2005 October

2005 October

Prototype Bayraktar Mini UAV Automatic Flight at TAI

2006 October

2006 October

Bayraktar Mini UAV

2006 November

2006 November

Malazgirt Mini VTOL R&D

2007 January

2007 January

Malazgirt Mini VTOL Field Trials

2007 February

2007 February

Start of Tactical Level Unmanned Aerial System R&D process

2007 June

2007 June

Loss of Lieutenant Colonel Melih Gülova with improvised explosive device

2007 December

2007 December

Bayraktar Mini UAS Initial Delivery

2008 January

2008 January

Bayraktar Mini UAV Field Experience and Training Activities

2008 December

2008 December

Malazgirt Mini VTOL UAV Process Begins

2009 May

2009 May

Malazgirt Mini VTOL UAV Delivery

2009 June

2009 June

Tactical UAS First flight with fully autonomous flight functions tested

2009 October

2009 October

Tactical UAS fully Autonamous Flight Demonstration for official committee

2010 January

2010 January

High Executive Defense Committee Decision for start of contract negotiations

2011 Agust

2011 Agust

Mini UAS order Qatar Armed Forces

2012 January

2012 January

Tactical UAV Project Development Process of Starting Inc.

2012 May

2012 May

Qatar Armed Forces Mini UAS Delivery and Training

2014 April

2014 April

Bayraktar TB2 first fully automated flight test

2014 November

2014 November

Bayraktar TB2 first series delivery

2015 June

2015 June

Bayraktar TB2 Delivery Of The Second Series

2015 August

2015 August

Turkish National Police Bayraktar TB2 Order

2015 December

2015 December

The frst 1,000 flight hours completed in a unfolded

2015 December

2015 December

Lifeless Ammunition With The First Shot