TCG Kasırga

Type: Eagle-class assault boat
Launched: 1967
At: Federal Republic of Germany
Commissioned: May 17, 1967
Length: 42.5 meters
Beam: 7 meters
Displacement: 169,51 tons
Armament: Mk 1 Mod 7 PENGUIN Rockets, G-7A Torpedos, L/70 antiaircraft,

Address:
Izmir Warship Museum
Inciraltı Balçova
Izmir, Turkey
Tel: +90 232 278 52 34
Email: izmirmuzegemiler@hotmail.com
http://www.denizmuzeleri.tsk.tr/imgm/

TCG Kasırga

TCG Kasırga has gained an irreplaceable place in the Turkish Navy after joining in 1967. She undertook important roles during her 47 years of active service to ensure peace and prosperity in our seas. With the contribution of Southern Sea Area Commandership and İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, she began her career as a museum ship at İzmir/İnciraltı pier since 16 March 2015. Kasırga Museum ship resumes her mission to reflect, on the site, its multiple missions, the maritime living conditions in assault boats in the Turkish Navy through the use of objects like original devices, mannequins, models and panels with the aim to teach Turkish Naval History and Culture.

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