Turkish navy begins trials of new support ship

The first, of two logistics support ships for the Turkish Navy, A-574 TCG Yüzbaşı Güngör Durmuş has started shipyard trials https://turkishnavy.net/ reports.

These ships do not have a rig for tandem underway replenishment but will be able to stream a fuel hose astern in a more traditional fashion.

TCG Yüzbaşı Güngör Durmuş is constructed by Selah Shipyard and should have been handed over to the Navy 18 months ago.