will fly with Turkish Software
MilSOFT Software to Sea Hawks Helicopters
BT News, 17 December 2000
Mission computer software of Maritime helicopters
produced by Sikorsky Aircraft are being developed for the first time by a Turkish
Turkish Software to Sea Hawks
Financial Form, 13 January 2001
The Turkish firm MilSOFT took mission in new software
development activities of Sea Hawk S-70 B helicopters. MilSOFT is known as the
first Turkish firm
to join JWID-2000 NATO exercise with her own software.
Sea Hawks will Fly with Turkish Software
Hürriyet, 13 January, 2001
For the first time a Turkish Firm named MilSOFT took
part in the works of new software development of Seahawk S-70 B helicopters.
in Ankara, MilSOFT signed the contract last month and had been
given the development of mission computer work after negotiations held following
evaluation of the company within last year by Sikorsky authorities
for her technical and administrative infrastructure.
Ortadogu, 13 January 2001
For the first time a Turkish firm called MilSOFT took part in
the software development of Sea Hawk S-70 B helicopters.
MilSOFT is the first Turkish firm to join JWID-2000 practice.
Turkish Software to Sea Hawks
Radikal, 13 January 2001
For the first time a Turkish firm MilSOFT has taken part
in the development of new software for Sea Hawk S70B helicopters. Necessity
for a new software
occurred in the systems identified as mission computer in helicopters
as the configuration of the Sikorsky Aircraft produced Sea Hawks have changed
and as they are replaced with modern cockpit structure.
SeaHawk Mission Computer Software from MilSOFT
Defense, Aviation, 2000-5
Undersecretariat for Defense Industries is managing
the supply of SeaHawk S-70B Anti-Surface/Anti-submarine warfare helicopters
via direct purchase
within the project started to supply the maritime helicopter
need of Turkish Navy.
Sikorsky Helicopters will work with Turkish Software
Aksam, 13 January 2001
Sikorsky helicopters will function with Turkish Software
Computer software that will control the Sea Hawk S-70 B helicopters
will be prepared with the support of a Turkish Firm named MilSOFT.
|NATO Helicopters to Fly with Turkish Software
Turkish Daily News, 13 January 2001
Nato S-70 B SeaHawk helicopters could be soon
equipped with software written by a Turkish company.
Turkish software company
MilSOFT has been commissioned with taking part in software development studies
aimed at fitting out the Sikorsky S-70 Seahawk
helicopter, the Anatolia news agency reported yesterday.
When the naval helicopter undergoing a cockpit and configuration
facelift, the need
for new software
became apparent. The most important element combining all
the different on-board computers that make this helicopter a potent
weapons and sensor
is the software. The Turkish company MilSOFT Software Technologies
A.S has been tasked with helping write this new software.
The Sikorsky company
had earlier conducted technical and administrative studies at
the company to assess its suitability and then talks were held.
The contract we reportedly signed last month. The MilSOFT
company has sent its software writers and engineers to Sikorsky Aircraft
in the United States. They will work as part of a bigger
team and will contribute to all stages of the project from determining the
of the software
and the specifics of the hardware through to design and integration
tests up to the flight testing stage. The company is already
well known in NATO
for representing Turkey at an all-systems interoperability
exercise called JWID-2000 (Joint Warrior Interoperability Demonstration).
of MilSOFT Ismail Basyigit told reporters it is vital for
the private Sector to be encouraged to participate in that country's defense
industry in order
to make it globally competitive and to ensure its survival.
Mission Computer Software from MilSOFT
Turkish Defence-Aerospace, January 2001
Early in’00, Sikorsky Aircraft completed
a lengthy technical and administrative study Into MilSOFT which resulted
with the Turkish software company's listing
in the 'Sikorsky Aircraft Certified Subcontractors', based on
its engineering Infrastructure, NATO certification and qualities In the field
This was then followed by negotiations with MilSOFT for cooperation in
mission computer software development.
As a result of negotiations
with Sikorsky Aircraft in October, MilSOFT has been awarded the contract
for the development
of the mission computer software for the S-70B SeaHawk ASW/ASUW
(AntiSubmarine Warfare/AntiSurface Unit Warfare) and attack/reconnaissance
the Turkish Naval Forces Command.
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