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F-511 TCG Heybeliada, the lead ship of the MİLGEM project, near the Prince Islands to the southeast of Istanbul, 2011.
Class overview- ON – 25-08-2014
Name: Ada class
Builders: Istanbul Naval Shipyard
Operators: Turkish Navy
Subclasses: TF-100 class
Built: 2007–present
In service: 2011–present
Building: 6
Planned: 12
Completed: 2
Active: 2
Laid up: 3
General characteristics
Class & type: Patrol and Anti-Submarine Warfare[1]
Type: Corvette (Ada class)Frigate (TF-100 class)
Displacement: 2,400 tonnes
Length: 99.56 m
Beam: 14.40 m
Draft: 3.90 m
Installed power: Main: 31,640 kW CODAGAux: 4 x 588 kW
Propulsion: 1 gas turbine, 2 diesels, 2 shafts
Speed: Economy: 15 knotsMaximum: 30 knots
Range: 3,500 nautical miles (6,480 km) @ 15 knots
Endurance: 21 days with logistic support
10 days autonomous
Boats & landing
craft carried:
2 Rhib
Complement: 93 including aviation officers, with accommodation for up to 106
Sensors and
processing systems:
Combat Management System: G-MSYS (GENESIS MİLGEM Savaş Yönetim Sistemi)Search radar: SMART-S Mk2[2]Weapon control: STING EO Mk2Sonar: TBT-01 YakamozCommunication: SatCom, GPS, LAN, ECDIS/WECDIS, Link 11/16Navigation: ECPINS-W, ALPER LPIIPMS: UniMACS 3000
Others: X-Band radar, Fire Control Radar
Electronic warfare
& decoys:
SIGINT: ARES-2N[3]Others: Laser/RF systems, ASW jammers, DG, SSTD
Armament: Guns:

  • 1 x 76 mm OtoMelara Super Rapid (retractable for lower radar cross section, guidance by fire control radar and electro-optical systems), A position
  • 2 x 12.7 mm Aselsan STAMP Stabilized Machine Gun Platform (guidance by Laser/IR/TV and electro-optical systems, automatic and manual modes), B position

Anti-surface missiles:

Anti-aircraft missiles:


Torpedo Defence System:

Aircraft carried: Hangar and platform for:

Aviation facilities: Capability of storing armaments, 20 tons of JP-5 aircraft fuel, aerial refueling (HIRF) and maintenance systems

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