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Fincantieri lays keel for Italian Navy LHD

The keel laying ceremony of the multipurpose amphibious unit (LHD or Landing Helicopter Dock) took place at Fincantieri’s shipyard on 20th of February 2018 in Castellammare di Stabia, marking the beginning of the slipway works of the unit. 259 more words

Fincantieri has launched 8th Carlo Bergamini Class (FREMM) Frigate

The launching ceremony of the “Antonio Marceglia” frigate, the eighth of a series of 10 FREMM vessels – Multi Mission European Frigates, took place on 3rd of February at the integrated shipyard of Riva Trigoso (Genoa). 207 more words

Book review – The Merlin EH (AW) 101: From Design to Front Line by Rich Pittman

Helicopter enthusiasts are likely to be spellbound by Rich Pittman’s book on the 30 year journey of the Merlin EH101 through to its latter Leonardo AW101 designation and beyond.

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On The Road in Italy: Amerigo Vespucci Ship in Venice

“Veinice is the place everyone wants to be”, is the theme I heard in my four day stay.

Amerigo Vespucci ship excited the imagination of Venitians and tourists. 504 more words


NATO SNMCMG-2 In Batumi And In Piraeus

A part of the UK led NATO mine warfare task force Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group 2 arrived in Batumi Georgia on 3rd November for a port visit. 197 more words

Turkish Navy

Turkey is hosting Dynamic Monarch 2017, NATO submarine rescue exercise...

DYNAMIC MONARCH 2017 (DYMH17) is a Submarine Search, Escape and Rescue exercise.

The exercise is designed to demonstrate multi-national submarine rescue co-operation and to share related knowledge amongst worldwide partners. 237 more words

Italy; 7th of Carlo Bergamini-class frigate (FREMM) conducted her maiden voyage

The frigate’s first voyage came less than five months after it was launched at the Riva Trigoso shipyard in Genoa.

Federico Martinengo is the 7th ship of the class. 47 more words