Turkish Navy’s Preveze Class submarines will be adapted with SERO 400 Persicopes
Turkish Navy’s Preveze Class submarines will be adaptedwith vision equipment supplied by European firm Hensoldt under the terms of a contract worth approximately 40 million euros.
STM made contract with Hensoldt to equip four Preveze Class Submarines with SER 400 periscopes in scope of submarines’ mid-life modernization. These submarines, actively serving for Turkish Navy, is undergoing for mid-life modernization by STM, ASFAT ASELSAN and HAVELSAN.
Since 2004, more than 45 submarines have been equipped with this combination of periscope and optronic mast. The components of these combinations, the SERO 400 and OMS 110, allow the exploration and observation activities to be carried out under insufficient light and adverse weather conditions.
The company is also supplying the equipment for the periscope workshop in Turkey, including special tooling.
Maritime Business World