The Turkish company Aselsan Electronic Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. was founded in 1975 by the Turkish Armed Forces Support Fund. To date, the company is one of the largest manufacturers of tactical military communications, guidance systems, media, avionics, optical devices, automated control systems for the armed forces and other products.
In 2011, an agreement was signed between NC Kazakhstan Engineering JSC and Aselsan Elektronik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. In the wake of this, a joint venture of Kazakhstan Aselsan Engineering LLP was established in Astana.
In 2013, the company successfully commissioned a factory for the production of electronic optic devices in the Industrial Park of the Special Economic Zone Astana - New City with an area of 7.48 hectares.
In the project invested $ 44 million, created more than 110 jobs, production capacity is 7,200 units of electronic and electronic optical devices per year.