Turkey's biggest fight will be ship TCG anadolunun construction activities on August 23 last statement by the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was held in 2020 days. In the statement, it was stated that the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship L2021 TCG ANADOLU, built at Sedef Shipyard in 400, will be delivered to the Naval Forces Command.
L400 TCG Anatolian Port Acceptance Tests (HAT), which completed the main drive and propulsion system integration, started. It is planned to be delivered to the Turkish Naval Forces in 2021. Sedef Shipyard stated that there were no problems with the calendar, and that the work continued as planned. TCG ANADOLU, which will be the flagship when delivered to the Turkish Naval Forces, will also be the largest war platform in the history of the Turkish Navy.
'Tactical' class UAV will be able to take off from TCG Anadolu's runway
A visit was made by the Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank to the ship in order to examine the latest situation in TCG Anatolia, whose works are continuing at Sedef Shipyard.
Ministers said in a statement that during the examination of the ship by Varank Turkey's Anatolia new capabilities and benefits of TCG has underlined that it will achieve. In the statement made by Defense Industry President İsmail Demir, it was announced that the delivery of TCG Anadolu to the Navy was delayed from 19 to 2020 due to the COVID-2021 pandemic. In addition, as an important issue, it was stated that UAVs could be deployed instead of aircraft platforms in Anatolia, even if they did not catch up during the delivery of the ship.
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.