>Day of Turkish Navy

>Today, 27th September, is the Day of Turkish Navy. Today is also the anniversary of the Battle of Preveza .

Two naval ships visited Istanbul for the ceremonies.


F-245 TCG Oruçreis, a MEKO 200 Track 2A class frigate. She was build between 1995 -1997 in Gölcük Naval Shipyard. She is scheduled for a mid-life modernisation and will receive ESSM firing capability.


F-495 TCG Gediz (ex-John A. Moore ), a Gabya (Perry) class frigate. She was transferred from US Navy in 2000. Her conversion from short hull to long-hull was performed in Gölcük Naval Shipyard.


SG-106 TCSG-106, a Kaan 29 class patrol craft of Turkish Coast Guard speeding through Bosphorus.

One Response to >Day of Turkish Navy

  1. Anonymous says:

    >the photos of the turkish navy are great . I know of many people in turkish navy and they are really a lot of fun .

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