Azerbaijan receives new passenger ship from Turkey

The Turkish Asia Denizcilik company and Özata shipyard transferred a new motor ship to Azerbaijan August 6, Cihan news agency reported on Tuesday.

The passenger motor ship was built by the request of the Azerbaijani side.

The ship, called Mirvari, has a maximum capacity of 650 people. It is reported that the motor ship was under construction during this year.

The official ceremony of ship's transfer took place in the Turkish city of Yalova.

The ceremony was attended by the Turkish MP from the Party of Justice and Development (AKP) Temel Joshgun, the representative of AKP in the province of Yalova Mustafa Pehlivan and the head of Altynova region administration of Yalova province Metin Oral.

Adapted from Today.Az