Students from Cukurova University produce drone

ADANA: A team of students of Cukurova University, located in Turkish southern province of Adana, produced a drone.

Students, studying mechanical, construction and industry faculties, will participate in a competition in Istanbul held jointly by the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK) and Air Force Academy with their plane named Tulpar.

Speaking to Cihan news agency, leader of the team Tarik Adsiz said they aim to come first in the coopetition though which they improved themselves and presented their university. Adsiz said the drone was designed as a cargo plane which weighs five kilograms with a capacity of two kilograms.

The team presented their plane for the students before the competition, Future Flight Design 2015 (FFD 2015) which will be held on May 8-10.