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The first Ukrainian corvette “Ivan Mazepa”: what combat tasks will it be able to perform (video)

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Jul7,2024

The first Ukrainian corvette

Currently, the crew is already undergoing training, but this process is very long.

In Turkey the construction of the first Ukrainian corvette “Ivan Mazepa” is being completed. It should enter service already this year. The vessel will be able to protect the water area and fight surface ships. Dmytro Pletenchuk, spokesman for the Naval Forces of Ukraine, told “Suspilno” about this.

“ This is a combat unit. , which can perform various tasks — this is the protection of the water area, coastal waters, combating surface ships, reconnaissance, air defense cover. It was somewhat modernized during the construction itself — taking into account the realities of today and the combat experience we already have. Therefore, some structural changes were made to this corvette,” Dmytro Pletenchuk said.

He also added that the crew is currently undergoing training, but this process is very long.

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my natasha@thetimeshub.in 1-800-268-7116

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