Turkey's biggest fight will be ship TCG recent statement about anadolunun construction activities SSB Prof. Dr. It was made by İsmail Demir. Meeting with members of the press on Monday, January 11, 2021, Demir made statements about the systems that are planned to be delivered to the security forces in 2021. Demir stated that the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship L2021 TCG ANADOLU, built in Sedef Shipyard, will be delivered to the Naval Forces Command in 400.
L400 TCG ANADOLU, whose main propulsion and propulsion system integration has been completed, continues its Port Acceptance Tests (HAT). It will be delivered to the Turkish Naval Forces in 2021. Sedef Shipyard stated that there were no problems with the calendar and that the works were continuing as planned. TCG ANADOLU, which will be the flagship when it is delivered to the Turkish Navy, is the same. zamAt the moment, it will be the largest combat platform in the history of the Turkish Navy.
Threat detection and tracking system PİRİ KATS is ready for duty
Factory acceptance tests of the PIRI Infrared Search and Tracking System (KATS) developed by ASELSAN were completed at ASELSAN Akyurt Facilities with the participation of the Defense Industry Presidency, ARMERKOM, Sedef Shipyard and ASELSAN personnel. PİRİ KATS is one of the most important systems of the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship TCG ANADOLU, which will be the largest platform of the Turkish Armed Forces when it is put into service, for threat detection and tracking in port and cruise situation. PIRI-KATS, which is the first double-band infrared search and tracking system in the world, operating in medium wave (MW) and long wave (LW), has been developed to provide 360 degrees of awareness to naval platforms, taking into account the needs of the Naval Forces Command and is fully compatible with the combat management system. is a detection tracking system that provides.
'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 had 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 postponed from 19 to 2020 due to the COVID-2021 pandemic. In addition, as an important issue, it was stated that UAVs could be deployed in Anatolia instead of aircraft platforms, 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.