1 Tank Landing Ship (LCT), 2 Mechanized Landing Ship (LCM) and 1 Vehicle and Personnel Landing Vehicle (LCVP) produced by Anadolu Shipyard (ADİK) were delivered to the Qatar Navy at a ceremony held in Istanbul.
Having successfully completed and delivered 2 OPV-class Combat Training Ships to the Qatar Navy in 36 months, Anadolu Shipyard succeeded in producing 4 Landing Ships at the same time, breaking new ground this time.
The ships, which started production on September 8, 2020 were completed in 22 months and delivered to a delegation of 20 from Qatar.
The ships will be sent to Qatar after 6 weeks of sea training.
Landing Craft Project
Within the scope of the procurement project agreement signed between Anadolu Shipyard and Qatari Barzan Holdings, 1 Tank Landing Ship (LCT), 2 mechanized Landing Ships (LCM) and 1 Vehicle and Personnel Landing Vehicle (LCVP) were produced for the needs of the Qatar Armed Forces by Anadolu shipyard in Tuzla, Istanbul.
A metal cutting ceremony was held on 21.10.2022 for the first LCT (tank landing craft) built in Qatar at Anadolu Shipyard. LCT QL80 FUWAIRIT was launched with a ceremony held in Istanbul on September 25, 2021.
The metal cutting ceremony of the first Mechanized Landing Craft (LCM) was held on April 29, 2021. Mechanized Landing Crafts QL41 ISHAT and QL40 BROOG were launched on 07 February 2022 with a ceremony held in Istanbul.