Supply of Mobile Surveillance Units for Increasing Border Surveillance Capacity of Borders between Turkey and EU (ba)

- EU Funding

EUR 22,257,662

-Duration

540 days (start date: June 2017)

- Beneficiaries

MoI - Border Management Bureau

- Implementing Partners

Aselsan

- Overall Objective

The subject of this contract is supply, delivery, installation, putting into operation, inspection, testing, training and warranty services of the Mobile Surveillance Units in order to support Turkish border security and surveillance through modernization of border surveillance system and contributing to the prevention of illegal migration, human trafficking, cross-border crimes, and smuggling and to ensure further development and implementation of border management and standards in line with EU’s IBM policies and strategies.

- Main Activities

Production of reconnaissance surveillance vehicles equipped with sensors and radars for patrolling. 37 unarmoured, 20 armoured vehicles will be delivered in total to all the 35 border stations of the Land Forces and 15 Land Forces companies. Remaining 7 vehicles will be located at the most problematic areas in terms of irregular migration.

- Estimated Results

Mobile border surveillance capacity of Turkey is increased to prevent irregular border crossing to European territory.

 

- Other provinces where the project is implemented in, if any

Edirne