Nadi Corp and Turkish protection firm Nurol Makin awill provide 20 Ejder Yalçin 4×4 wheeled armoured automobiles geared up with the Aselsan Stabilized Superior Distant Weapon Platform (SARP) distant weapons station (RWS). Nadi Corp has been awarded a RM190 million tender to offer 20 4×4 APCs for the Malaysian Battalion (MALBATT) contingent within the United Nations Interim Pressure in Lebanon (UNIFIL). Malaysia had issued a young for 20 4×4 APCs for its United Nations Interim Pressure in Lebanon (UNIFIL) Malaysian Battalion (MALBATT) contingent. The tender, issued on 1 October and shutting on 3 November 2021. The 20 Ejder Yalcin 4×4 will change an identical variety of Condor 4×4 Armored Personnel Carriers.
The Ejder Yalcin may be produced rapidly however the RWS for them is produced at a slower fee as a result of provide chain points’. Malaysia will solely arm the automobiles with a 7.62mm machine gun given MALBATT’s choice for a low-key method in South Lebanon. The automobiles shall be immediately delivered to MALBATT in Lebanon. Nadi Corp is in discussions with the Malaysian authorities as to how the upkeep is to be performed after the 2 12 months guarantee. Malaysia’s dedication to UNIFIL is for an indefinite interval and is predicted to go on so long as the Lebanon mission exists. Beneath the 20-vehicle contract, Nadi Corp will present a two 12 months guarantee with a joint Nadi/Nurol Makina crew making a go to to Lebanon each three months to evaluate the automobiles and conduct scheduled servicing.
The Nurol Ejder (Dragon) is a household of armoured automobiles produced by Turkish firm Nurol Makina. Two variations exists underneath the Ejder title, a 6×6 model, and a extra widespread 4×4 model, referred to as Ejder Yalcin. Design research on the automobile have been initiated within the final quarter of 2012 and a pre-prototype of the bottom automobile was exhibited on the IDEF in 2013. Mass manufacturing of the automobile started in Might 2014. It includes a V-shaped hull design, integrating floating ground plates and blast mitigation seating to offer safety towards mines and IED’s. It may possibly accommodate as much as 11 personnel and might carry a payload of as much as 4 tons. The automobile is provided with optionally built-in, remote-controlled and manually-operated weapon stations. It’s fitted with two gun ports on the roof.
By its distinctive design and excessive payload capability, completely different payloads may be built-in; subsequently Ejder Yalcin may be custom-made for varied mission. With its highly effective diesel engine, excessive torque functionality and totally impartial suspension system, the automobile presents superior off-road efficiency. In the course of the improvement of Ejder Yalcin, along with the superior safety options, person’s operational & ergonomic necessities have been additionally thought of and a great platform was created for the personnel to function extra effectively and safer within the discipline. Ejder Yalcin a novel platform that has excessive safety and mobility, is developed to satisfy the operational necessities of army models and safety forces in each area together with rural and concrete areas.