Defense Industry Leader İsmail Demir announced that the production activities of the national submarine STM500 will begin.
ANKARA (IGFA)- Defense Industry Leader İsmail Demir stated that the production of the STM500 submarine, which was designed entirely by Turkish engineers with national resources, will begin with the test production of a durable boat.
Presidential Defense Industry Leader İsmail Demir announced that the national submarine project has come to an end in his social media account.
Demir emphasized that the STM500 submarine will be built with advanced and modern warfare systems:
Demir said, “A historical step in our national submarine adventure. We are starting the production of the STM500 submarine, which was designed by Turkish engineers with national resources, with the test production of a durable boat. The STM500 is designed to serve both in the open sea and in shallow waters. Tactics such as reconnaissance surveillance, special forces operations, submarine warfare. The STM500 will be equipped with advanced and modern combat systems, which will contain the equipment to meet the requirements.
1️⃣ Milli denizaltı serüvenimizde tarihi adım!
Türk mühendisleri tarafından tamamen milli imkanlarla tasarlanan #STM500 denizaltısının üretim faaliyetine mukavim tekne test üretimi ile başlıyoruz.
— Ismail Demir (@IsmailDemirSSB) June 26, 2022