IDEF'21 Fair

IDEF'21 15th International Defence Industry Fair 17-20 August, 2021 Tuyap Fair Convention and Congress Center Buyukcekmece - Istanbul, Turkey


Turkish Armed Forces Foundation (TAFF) was established as a result of merging of Land, Naval and Air Force Foundations, that were established in the 1960s and 1970s with the donations of the Turkish people in order to develop the defence systems and products of the Turkish Armed Forces based on modern technology, under the TAFF Law no. 3388 on 17 June 1987 and started its activities on 26 September 1987.

Based on the decision of TAFF Board of Trustees dated 24 January 1992 to carry out fair services covering the defence industry under the management and responsibility of TAFF Directorate, IDEF International Defence Industry Fairs started to be held every two years since 1993.

As of the end of 2019, TAFF;
* Has established a deep heart bond with more than 127.000 donors.
* Is the direct or indirect shareholder of a total of 60 companies (6 subsidiaries, 8 subsidiaries and 46 indirect subsidiaries), each of which plays important roles in key areas of the Turkish defence industry.
* Is proud to successfully carry out the management and responsibility of 14 IDEF International Defence Industry Fairs between 1993-2019 and to conduct the preparations of the IDEF 2021 Fair.