Sunday, August 3, 2014

Two Turkish Navy training ships in Valletta Port

Two Turkish Navy training ships TCG Cezayirli Gazi Hasan Pasha (A 579) and TCG Sokullu Mehment Pasha (A 577) have sailed in Valletta Port (the Grand Harbour) this morning on a courtesy visit.

TCG Cezayirli Gazi Hasan Pasha (A 579) is ex German Navy Rhein-class type-401 tender FGS Elbe (A 61). TCG Sokullu Mehment Pasha (A 577) is ex German Navy Mosel-class type-402 tender FGS Isar (A 54).

Both training ships are berthing alongside each other at Wine wharf, and they're expected to sail from Malta on Wednesday, August 6th. (3-Aug-2014)