Local shipyard Selah Makine ve Gemicilik Endustri Ticaret AS will produce two logistical support ships for the Turkish Navy, the Turkish procurement authority announced.
The Undersecretariat for Defense Industries (SSM) said in a statement that the contract with Selah was signed on Nov. 24.
In March 2013, SSM had launched a competition to acquire two logistical support ships in a project estimated to be worth about US $100 million. SSM said the competition would be open only to local shipyards. […]