TCG KINALIADA handed over to the Turkish Naval Forces
The fourth ship of the MİLGEM project has delivered to the Navy. TCG KINALIADA is an important vessel of MİLGEM Project with TCG Heybeliada, TCG Büyükada and TCG Burgazada.
The Istanbul Naval Shipyard Command started construction of Kinaliada (F-514), the fourth Ada-class corvette, in October, 2015. The MİLGEM project's indigenous Ada-class corvettes are capable to launch surface combats, showing the advancement of Turkish defense industry.
F-514 is able to carry Sikorsky S-70 helicopter or unmanned aircraft, along with the associated armaments, 20 tons of JP-5 aircraft fuel, aerial refueling systems and maintenance facilities.
Before the delivery of TCG Kinaliada, the other vessels of the Ada-class corvette (TCG Heybeliada, TCG Büyükada and TCG Burgazada) were delivered to the Turkish Naval Forces. The Kınalıada is the fourth ship that has delivered to the Navy.
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