nato maritime security center of excellence command was opened
34 Istanbul

Inauguration of NATO Maritime Security Center of Excellence Command

Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, along with Chief of General Staff General Yaşar Güler, Land Forces Commander General Ümit Dündar, Air Force Commander General Hasan Küçükakyüz, Naval Forces Commander Admiral Adnan Özbal and National Defense University Rector Prof. Dr. He attended the opening ceremony of NATO Maritime Security Center of Excellence Command (MARSEC COE) in Istanbul with Erhan Afyoncu. Speaking at the ceremony [more…]

armed unmanned naval vessel ulaq hit with full hit
Naval Defense

Armed Unmanned Marine Vehicle ULAQ Accurately Hit

The ULAQ Armed Unmanned Sea Vehicle, developed with equity capital by Antalya-based ARES Shipyard and Ankara-based Meteksan Defense, operating with national capital in the defense industry, fired missiles within the scope of the Sea Wolf Exercise. The target was successfully hit with the CİRİT Laser Guided Missile System with the warhead, which was carried out in Antalya region and developed by Roketsan. President of Defense Industry Prof. Dr. İsmail [more…]

minister akar tcg made observations on the anatolian ship
34 Istanbul

Minister Akar Examined TCG ANADOLU Ship

TCG ANADOLU Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault, whose construction continues at Istanbul Sedef Shipyard, accompanied by Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Chief of General Staff General Yaşar Güler, Land Forces Commander General Ümit Dündar, Air Force Commander General Hasan Küçükakyüz, Naval Forces Commander Admiral Adnan Özbal and Deputy Minister Muhsin Dere. He inspected his ship. Briefing on the works from the shipyard authorities [more…]

ASELSAN offers satellite communication terminal solutions for naval platforms.
06 Ankara

ASELSAN Offers Satellite Communication Terminal Solutions for Naval Platforms

ASELSAN offers unique Satellite Communication Terminal solutions serving in different frequency bands for various platforms in line with customer needs. Stabilized Satellite Communication Terminals that provide reliable and uninterrupted communication on Air, Sea and Land Platforms while on the move; It is compact, light and designed and manufactured in accordance with military standards. Satellite terminals within ASELSAN's land, sea and air satellite communication systems [more…]

The third plane in the meltem project was put into service with the organized ceremony.
41 Kocaeli

Third Aircraft in MELTEM-3 Project Commenced Service with a Ceremony

The third aircraft in the MELTEM-3 Project carried out by the Presidency of Defense Industries of the Republic of Turkey was delivered to the Naval Forces Command with a ceremony. In the statement made by the Ministry of National Defense, “The 3rd aircraft of the MELTEM-3 Project was included in the inventory of our Naval Forces on May 04, 2021, following the ground and flight tests carried out at Caselle/Italy and Topel Naval Air Base Command/Kocaeli. ” statements were included. May 4 [more…]

Turkish Navy broke all-time sailing time record
Naval Defense

Turkish Navy Breaks All-Time Sailing Time Record

Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar stated that the Turkish Naval Forces broke the all-time record in terms of sea cruising hours in 2020. Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar visited Special Forces Command with Chief of General Staff Gen. Yaşar Güler and Deputy Chief of General Staff Lieutenant General Selçuk Bayraktaroğlu. Minister Akar, who made investigations here, talked about the activities carried out, Special Forces Commander Major General Ömer. [more…]

Barbarosse and gabya class frigates modernized with local gyro
06 Ankara

BARBAROS and GABYA Class Frigates Modernized with ASELSAN Gyro Systems

Within the scope of the Barbaros and Gabya Class Frigate Gyro System Agreement, the acceptance tests of the ASELSAN ANS-510D Marine Gyro Systems were successfully completed at the TCG BARBAROS Command and TCG GÖKSU Command. Within the scope of the project carried out to modernize the main/auxiliary gyro systems of the Gabya and Barbaros Class Frigates with ASELSAN product gyro systems, the final acceptance of the first two ships has been completed. Design, assembly, cabling, [more…]

stm celebrates its anniversary
06 Ankara

STM Celebrates its 30th Anniversary

Our company, which makes significant contributions to Turkey's defense industry and national technology move, and develops globally competitive, advanced technology, innovative and national solutions, celebrates its 30th anniversary. Established in 1991 with the decision of the Defense Industry Executive Committee (SSİK), STM continues its activities under the leadership of the Presidency of Defense Industry (SSB); engineering, technology and consultancy with its highly qualified human resources since its establishment. [more…]

tcg anatolian ship's mechanized removal vehicle launched for testing
34 Istanbul

TCG Anadolu's Mechanized Extraction Vehicle Launched for Test

The Mechanized Landing Vehicle (LCM), developed nationally for the TCG ANADOLU Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship, was launched for testing in the last week of April 2021. In the statement made on the official Linkedin account of Sedef Shipyard on the subject, “The Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship TCG ANADOLU is superior to the LCMs used in other countries, developed nationally according to operational requirements. [more…]

tcg turgutreis exercised with uscgc hamilton on the black sea
Naval Defense

TCG Turgutreis Exercises with USCGC Hamilton in the Black Sea

The US Navy Legend class coast guard ship USCGC Hamilton (WMSL 753) conducted an exercise in the Black Sea on April 30, 2021. The Turkish Navy subordinate Yavuz class frigate TCG Turgutreis (F-241) participated in the exercise in the Black Sea. TCG Turgutreis first conducted a transition exercise with USCGC Hamilton. Cross-platform helicopter after the aforementioned ships transition exercise [more…]

Armed unmanned sea vehicle is preparing for reaching tests
07 Antalya

Armed Unmanned Marine Vehicle Preparing for ULAQ Firing Tests

Ares Shipyard Unmanned Systems Project Manager Onur Yıldırım shared new information about ULAQ. A presentation about ULAQ SİDA was made at the event organized by the Marine Research and Development Volunteers Culture and Art Student Community on April 25, 2021. Onur Yıldırım, Unmanned Systems Project Manager at Ares Shipyard, presented new information about ULAQ in his presentation “Ares Shipyard and Armed Unmanned Marine Vehicle ULAQ”. [more…]

amphibious assault ship preparations continue for anatolia
Naval Defense

Preparations Continue for Amphibious Assault Ship ANATOLIA

The Turkish Naval Forces conducted joint trainings within the scope of the Operational Readiness Trainings of the Amphibious Mission Group Command. The Ministry of National Defense reported on its official Twitter account that preparations were made for the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship ANADOLU, which will be included in the inventory, and that joint trainings were carried out within the scope of the Operational Readiness Trainings of the Amphibious Mission Group Command. In the sharing; “Multi-Purpose to Inventory [more…]

The fast patrol boat built for coastline security was launched
07 Antalya

Fast Patrol Boat Built for the Coast Guard Launched

The first of the ARES 35 FPB fast patrol boats built by Ares Shipyard for the Coast Guard has been launched. In the post made by Ares Shipyard on its Twitter account, it was announced that the first patrol boat was launched in the largest shipbuilding project consisting of the construction of 122 boats. Fast patrol boats, 105 of which will be purchased by the Coast Guard Command, will sail all over Turkey as well as the Sea of ​​Islands. [more…]

Coastal control station works of the unmanned vessel with a gun have been completed.
Naval Defense

Coast Control Station Works of ULAQ Armed Unmanned Marine Vehicle Completed

Production of the Coast Control Station (SAKİ), developed for the land control of SİDA, the prototype platform of the ULAQ series Unmanned Marine Vehicles, which is the first armed unmanned sea vehicle (SİDA) of our country and started to sail in January, has been completed. Designed as a minivan, SAKİ includes a captain and a shooter console. ULAQ via captain console [more…]

Baykar Defense TB visited the Anatolian ship where the weapon will be deployed
Naval Defense

Baykar Savunma Visited TCG ANADOLU Ship to Deploy TB3 SİHA

Baykar Defense Technical Manager Selçuk Bayraktar and the accompanying delegation visited the LHD TCG ANADOLU ship where Bayraktar TB3 SİHA will be deployed. Baykar Defense Technical Manager Selçuk Bayraktar visited the LHD TCG ANADOLU ship, which is planned to be the home of Bayraktar TB3 SİHA, with his delegation. The post, which also includes a video about the visit, was posted on Selçuk Bayraktar's social media account: [more…]

Turkish Naval Forces Will Conduct Shooting Training In Black Sea
Naval Defense

Turkish Naval Forces to Perform Shooting Training in the Black Sea

The Turkish Navy has announced NAVTEX (Announcement to Marines) for the shooting training to be held between April 10 and April 18, 2021. The announcement for the shooting training to be held in the Black Sea within the scope of NAVTEX was announced by the Turkish Naval Forces Hydrography and Oceanography Department. In the announcement made by the Turkish Naval Forces Hydrography and Oceanography Department; "one. SHOOTING TRAINING, 1 APRIL 10 [more…]

Memorial ceremony was held for dumlupinar martyrs
17 Canakkale

Commemoration Ceremony Held For Dumlupınar Martyrs!

Dumlupınar submarine became a steel grave for our 68 sailors 81 years ago. Dumlupınar, which sank to a depth of 4 meters as a result of the collision of a Swedish-flagged cargo ship off the Nara Cape of Çanakkale on April 1953, 87, became the most casualty of the Turkish Naval Forces after the Ertuğrul disaster. Dumlupınar martyrs, who have never fallen off the agenda of Turkey, are commemorated with ceremonies every year on April 4th. April 04, 1953 [more…]

turkiyenin medium-range anti-ship missile engine first tee tj
34 Istanbul

Turkey's first Anti-ship cruise Medium Range Missile Engine TEI-TJ300

Speaking at the "Defense Technologies Days 2021" event held by ITU Defense Technologies Club (SAVTEK), TEI General Manager and Chairman of the Board Mahmut Faruk AKŞİT gave information about the TEI-TJ300 Project. In his presentation, Akşit gave information about the engine tests of the Medium Range Anti-Ship Missile and the missile in question was 3 meters 20 cm long and weighed 300 kg. [more…]

a country from europe is interested in milgem corvettes
Naval Defense

A Country from Europe is Interested in MİLGEM Corvettes

Defense Industry President İsmail Demir said in an interview with Journalist Hakan Çelik that a European country is interested in MİLGEM ships. Journalist Hakan Çelik, President of the Presidency of Defense Industry Prof. Dr. He interviewed İsmail Demir on March 23, 2021. In an interview held at Roketsan facilities, Demir answered journalist Hakan Çelik's questions about activities in the field of defense. İsmail Demir, in his interview, said that Turkey's ship [more…]

tcg anadolu will be put into service at the end of the night
Naval Defense

TCG ANADOLU Will Be In Service By The End Of 2022 At The Latest

In an interview with journalist Hakan Çelik, SSB İsmail Demir said that TCG ANADOLU will enter the inventory by the end of 2022 at the latest. Dr. İsmail Demir answered the questions of journalist Hakan Çelik about the activities in the field of defense. İsmail Demir also made some important statements regarding the TCG Anadolu project. Hakan Çelik's “When will the Anatolian ship come into play?” [more…]

Our national submarine charis, Piri Reis, was launched
41 Kocaeli

National Submarine Piri Reis Launched in Gölcük Shipyard

Piri Reis submarine was brought together with Mavi Vatan at Gölcük Shipyard. Yılmaz Baypınar, who works at the shipyard, said, “We worked hard, we put a lot of effort…. We are proud… We brought our black girl Pirireis together with her sea.” shared his statements. The Turkish Presidency of Defense Industry Presidency stated that Piri Reis, the 2021st submarine built within the scope of the New Type Submarine Project, is among the 1 Targets of the Turkish Defense Industry. [more…]

Coast Guard Command Supplies Local Tenders
Naval Defense

Coast Guard Command Supplies 6 Domestic UAVs

In the Minister's Presentation section of the 2021 Performance Program shared by the Coast Guard Command, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu stated that 6 domestic and national production unmanned aerial vehicles were planned for the Coast Guard Command. In his article, Minister Soylu stated that the activities carried out by the Coast Guard Command on a national scale in the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas have gained an international dimension with the increasing workload; [more…]

Preveze class is integrated into submarines with national heavy torpedoes
Naval Defense

National Heavy Torpedo AKYA is Integrated into Preveze Class Submarines

Turkey's growing defense industry continues to produce unique and domestic solutions for the defense of our seas and to grow stronger with the significant contributions of TÜBİTAK BİLGEM. In order to end our dependence on abroad in submarine warfare management systems, four Preveze Class Submarines in the Naval Forces inventory are being modernized with the "MÜREN PREVEZE Combat Management System (SYS)" developed by TÜBİTAK BİLGEM. 1 August [more…]

Second p maritime station aircraft delivery took place
Naval Defense

Second P-72 Naval Patrol Aircraft Delivery Has Been Made

Deliveries continue in the MELTEM-3 project carried out by the Presidency of Defense Industries, which provides significant added value to our Naval Forces Command in the Blue Homeland Defense. Within the scope of the project, the delivery of the second P-72 Maritime Patrol Aircraft was also realized. SSB President Demir: “Our P-72 Naval Patrol Aircraft will serve as one of the strategic elements of our Naval Forces in the defense of the Blue Homeland”. [more…]

sungur air defense system will be integrated into ship platforms
Naval Defense

SUNGUR Air Defense System to be Integrated into Ship Platforms

ROKETSAN General Manager Murat Second made statements about the SUNGUR air defense missile system in an interview with TRT Haber. Indicating that the SUNGUR air defense missile system was developed entirely with national resources, second said that they would integrate SUNGUR on ship platforms and that it could be used successfully for the defense of ship platforms, fixed and critical facilities in the future. Murat Second on the air platforms of SUNGUR [more…]