This fall Ukrainian Navy officers will take part in Turkey’s Dogu Akdeniz 2021 naval exercise in the Eastern Mediterranean

, reported Ukraine’s military news site, ArmiyaInform. The Ukrainians are to be stationed aboard Turkey’s Ada-class corvettes. In coming days, Turkey and Ukraine are to sign a contract for joint production of four corvettes. Ordered for Black Sea patrolling, the first is to be built in Turkey and the next three at Mykolaiv’s Okean shipyard.