Turkey to produce S-500s with Russia
- May 19, 2019
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said that the purchase of the S-400 systems is a done deal.
Erdogan also stated that the Turkey will produce S-500 anti-aircraft missile systems in cooperation with Russia.
According to Haberturk, Erdogan stated that Turkey had sent 100 engineers to Russia to help make the weapons.
President Erdogan noted that Turkey intends to receive the US’ F-35 fifth-generation fighter aircraft. “But sooner or later, we will receive the F-35s,” Erdogan said.