Turkish Defence Electronics company ASELSAN signed a $25 million contract to integrate its ASELPOD advanced targeting pod onto an “airborne platform” of a “foreign customer.”
The ASELPOD is marketed by ASELSAN as “a high performance electro-optical reconnaissance, surveillance and targeting system designed specifically for fighter aircrafts.”
ASELPOD designed to fit fighter jets such as F-16’s and F-4’s and can be adapted to various air platforms.
ASELPOD is designed as the new generation targeting pod for fighter aircrafts. ASELPOD is a multi-sensor targeting pod consisting of high Resolution, 3rd generation FLIR, Laser Range Finder / Target Designator, Laser Spot Tracker, Laser Pointer, Advanced Video Tracking (Simultaneously on IR/Day Video), IR/Day Video & Mission History Recording, Advanced Image Processing, Providing Highly Accurate Geo-Location Coordinates, Growth Potential for Mission Requirements.