On October 2, 2022, the “Ivan Mazepa”, which is the first corvette being built for the Navy of Ukraine, was launched in Turkiye, said Olena Zelenska, Ukraine's first lady on Telegram, APA reports.
“Today, Turkiye had the honor of launching a corvette that will serve Ukraine and at the same time have a Turkish heart," Zelenska noted.
The construction of two Ada-class corvettes for the Ukrainian Navy began in 2021. The scheduled completion date for the $140.7 million project is 2024. All anti-ship missiles are compatible with Corvette.