Pan European missile company MBDA has announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on the manufacturing and integration of a 70 mm guided weapon system with Turkey’s Roketsan.

The agreement, signed at the ILA Berlin Air Show on 23 May, will see the two companies collaborate for a guided weapon system requirement expected for the German Army’s Airbus Helicopters 665 Tiger UHT attack helicopter.

Roketsan President and CEO Selcuk Yasar said the agreement would see his company provide its Cirit, 2,75″ Laser Guided Missile. MBDA will provide systems integration. […]