Akhisar News

A New Procurement Model for TF-2000 Might be on Table
Navy / Maritime

A New Procurement Model for TF-2000 Might be on Table

The SSIK may invent a new solution so the Turkish Navy reaches the TF-2000 Air Defence Destroyer. TurDef understands that some modalities are being discussed.

Turkish 76/62 mm Naval Gun Serves on TCG AKHİSAR OPV
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Turkish 76/62 mm Naval Gun Serves on TCG AKHİSAR OPV

Turkish Defence Ministry (MOD) stated that MKE A.Ş.'s 76/62 mm National Naval Gun is installed on TCG AKHİSAR OPV.

Turkiye Exported its First Corvette, PNS Babur (280)
Navy / Maritime

Turkiye Exported its First Corvette, PNS Babur (280)

Turkiye delivered the first Babur Class Corvette, PNS Babur (280), to the Pakistan Navy after integrating weapon systems and sensors.

Two OPVs TCG AKHİSAR and TCG KOÇHİSAR launched
Navy / Maritime

Two OPVs TCG AKHİSAR and TCG KOÇHİSAR launched

Turkish Defence Ministry launched two Hisar class OPVs. The ships were constructed at Istanbul Shipyard Command.

Hisar Class OPVs Count Down for Launching
Navy / Maritime

Hisar Class OPVs Count Down for Launching

ASFAT constructs two Hisar Class OPVs at the same shipyard. Both OPVs are counting down for the launch, while TCG Akhisar will take the lead.

The Off-shore Patrol Vessel for the Turkish Navy Laid Down
Navy / Maritime

The Off-shore Patrol Vessel for the Turkish Navy Laid Down

Turkish Navy is modernising its surface fleet. The first OPV Akhisar was laid down at İstanbul Shipyard Command. Asfat is the main contractor of the programme.

Pakistan's third PN Milgem Launched
Navy / Maritime

Pakistan's third PN Milgem Launched

ASFAT Inc. conducted three ceremonies in a day in Istanbul. Two were about OPV projects, and the third was about the PN Milgem Project PNS Khaibar (282).

ASFAT Starts the Construction of First OPV Design, Aksihar
Navy / Maritime Expo and Air Show

ASFAT Starts the Construction of First OPV Design, Aksihar

ASFAT Inc has completed the critical design of the OPV for the Turkish Navy, and the construction of the Akhisar ship has begun.