First Steel Cut For TCG Kınalıada
12 Oct 2015 1 Comment
The first steel was cut for the fourth Milgem class corvette TCG Kınalıada on 8 October 2015.
The ceremony was held in Istanbul Naval Shipyard.
According to Turkish Navy press announcement the hull production of the third ship TCG Burgazada was finished 12 months before than planned, therefore the first steel of the TCG Kınalıada was cut 6 months ahead of the schedule.
TCG Burgazada will be launched in April 2016 and will be commissioned in 2019. TCG Kınalıada will be launched in December 2017 and will be commissioned in 2020.