>Turkish Naval Task Group In Cartagena, Spain.

>Turkish Naval Task Group arrived to the port of Cartagena in Spain on Monday 31 May 2010.

1125 military personnel on board of TCG Kemalreis, TCG Turgutreis, TCG Gaziantep, TCG Giresun frigates and on TCG Akar logistics support ship, has seen great interest in the port of Cartagena according to news.

There was a press conference on board of TCG Gaziantep. Most of the questions asked by the Spanish media were regarding to the Israeli actions this morning. Commander of The Fleet Admiral Mücahit Şişlioğlu told that Turkish Navy was watching the developments of the day very closely and carefully.

After the press conference a guided tour of TCG Gaziantep was given to the participants and the CIC with the GENESIS upgrade was shown. Spain with 8 Perry class deviate frigates in service is a possible candidate for GENESIS customer.

2 Responses to >Turkish Naval Task Group In Cartagena, Spain.

  1. Bilgehan says:

    >I saw TCG Amasra in London docklands. Is it a mine sweeper. Also do you know the mission they're on?

  2. Saturn 5 says:

    >TCG Amasra is a part of NATO's Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 2. The task force made a scheduled visit to London.

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