KURTARAN-2024 Submarine Escape & Rescue Exercise

Date: Issue 130 - May 2024 Update: June 21, 2024

The distinguished observer day of the KURTARAN-2024 Exercise, conducted by the Turkish Naval Forces Command between April 24-30, 2024, was held on April 30 in Aksaz/MARMARİS with the participation of numerous press members.

As part of the exercise where the Rescue Operation for a Submarine that has lost its ability to surface was conducted, training sessions were held for searching the submarine, providing life support, and rescuing personnel. Additionally, the exercise aimed to share information and experience on submarine rescue activities with personnel from other participating countries, as well as develop interoperability procedures with other Military Branches and Public Institutions.