📩 02/07/2020 13:04
Turkey's biggest fight will be ship TCG recent statements about the presidential Defense Industry anadolunun construction activities were done through social media by the Presidency. In the statement, it was stated that the main drive and propulsion system integration of TCG Anadolu, which will be delivered to the Navy at the end of 2020, is completed.
“Our Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship, which is under construction at Istanbul Sedef Shipyard and launched last year, has begun a new phase in ANATOLIA. TCG ANADOLU was taken to the pocket dock for port test preparations after the completion of the main drive and propulsion system integration. ”
Completed the main drive and propulsion system integration, the L400 TCG started Anatolian Port Acceptance Tests (HAT). It is planned to be delivered to the Turkish Navy at the end of 2020. Sedef Shipyard stated that there are no faults regarding the calendar and the works continue as planned. TCG ANATOLIA, which will be the flagship when delivered to the Turkish Navy, will also be the largest battle platform in the history of the Turkish Navy.
SSB President Demir made investigations in the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship TCG ANADOLU in Istanbul, in Istanbul, Tuzla. President Demir made the following statement regarding the examination:
“We have investigated the largest ship to be owned by our Navy in the area where the Anatolian ship was built. These vessels will be the pride of Turkey. In a sense, our ship, which is known as an aircraft carrier in public, and its works are carried out very regularly, and when we talked to the shipyard in terms of time, we saw that the measures regarding the delivery of the ship were taken and continued to be taken approximately one year before the planned time. Hopefully by the end of 2020, we will have given this ship to our Navy. In our conversations with the shipyard, we saw that they are satisfied with the course of these studies. We are also happy with the course. While making this review, we also made on-site determinations regarding the localization of various products and the use of domestic products and projects. God willing, then Turkey will also ship with such ambitious in the world. We hope that we will come to an assertive position in terms of both design and various materials and systems. We hope it will be beneficial to our Navy. ”
Within the scope of the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship (LHD) project initiated by SSB, the construction of the TCG ANATOLIA ship started. The construction of the TCG Anatolian Ship, which can transfer a minimum battalion-strength force to the designated place with its own logistic support, without the need for home base support, continues at Sedef Shipyard in Tuzla, Istanbul.
TCG ANADOLU will carry four Mechanized Removal Vehicles, two Air Cushion Removal Vehicles, two Personnel Removal Vehicles, as well as aircraft, helicopters and unmanned aerial vehicles. The full load displacement of the ship, which is 231 meters long and 32 meters wide, will be approximately 27 thousand tons.