Turkish Tactical UAV Bayraktar makes first autonomous flight

Bayraktar Tactical UAV has been developed by a private engineering company. It's a medium altitude Long Endurance class system UAV
Prototype Development Phase started within 2007 based on competition model. Final production stage officially started in 2012. Turkish military has ordered 18 System with multiple command centers.

22,500 Feet Operational Altitude
20 Hours Endurance
150 Km Communication Range
Fully Autonomous Flight Features with Triple Redundant Flight Control System
Sensor Fusion Architecture

It made first autonomous flight with no operator input in 29 April 2014. The UAV take off, flew to predestined position, took footage from above and landed on its own.