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  • 1987    

    Landing Ship/Platform Dock San Giorgio class

    LPD type ships capable of carrying up to 36 armoured vehicles. The last unit, San Giusto, is slightly different being able to accommodate ab212 helicopters on the vehicle deck


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    7600full load (tn)
    133.30length (m)
    20.50beam (m)
    5.25draught (m)
    4500range (nm)
    21max speed (knots)
    16800power (shp)
    2Naval Engine diesel
    2Naval Gun Mark 38 25 mm
    1Naval Radar fire direction radar Selenia Orion RTN-10X


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        Typical Max
    Landing platform only. No hangar
    IT Italian Navy Agusta AS-61 03
    IT Italian Navy Agusta AB212 05
    IT Italian Navy AW EH101 03

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    IT Cantiere navale del Muggiano, Lerici - Lerici1
    IT Fincantieri Riva Trigoso - Sestri Levante3

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    ITItalian NavyL 9892San GiorgioIARG - L98921988--
    ITItalian NavyL 9893San MarcoIARM - L98931988--
    ITItalian NavyL 9894San GiustoIASG - L98941994--
    DZAlgerian National Navy474Kalaat Béni Abbés2014--

    4 units


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    1983-nov-26OrderedIT L 9892 San Giorgio
    1984-mar-5OrderedIT L 9893 San Marco
    1985-mar-26Laid downIT L 9893 San Marco
    1985-may-27Laid downIT L 9892 San Giorgio
    1987-feb-25LaunchedIT L 9892 San Giorgio postponed from 21 Feb due to bad weather
    1987-oct-21LaunchedIT L 9893 San Marco postponed from 10 Oct due to bad weather
    1988-feb-13CommissionedIT L 9892 San Giorgio
    1988-may-14CommissionedIT L 9893 San Marco
    1991-mar-1OrderedIT L 9894 San Giusto
    1991-aug-19Laid downIT L 9894 San Giusto
    1992-dec-11DeploymentIT L 9893 San Marco Departure for Somalia operation Restore Hope
    1992-dec-23DeploymentIT L 9893 San Marco Arrival for Operation Restore Hope
    1992-dec-23IT L 9892 San Giorgio Arrival fo Operation Restore Hope
    1993-dec-2LaunchedIT L 9894 San Giusto postponed from 23 Oct due to industrial action
    1994-apr-14CommissionedIT L 9894 San Giusto
    2011-feb-22DeploymentIT L 9892 San Giorgio Operation Unified Protector till 8mar2011
    2011-jul-27DeploymentIT L 9894 San Giusto Operation Unified Protector Flagship from 26jul till 31oct2011
    2012-jul-25DeploymentIT L 9894 San Giusto Ceremony of departure for Operation Atalanta
    2013DeploymentIT L 9893 San Marco Nato Flagship in Operation Ocean Shield
    2014-jan-24LaunchedDZ 474 Kalaat Béni Abbés
    2014-dec-28IT L 9892 San Giorgio mv Norman Atlantic Rescue Urgent departed Brindisi and took command of rescue operations during Norman Atlantic fire
    2018-feb-1DeploymentIT L 9894 San Giusto Operation Sophia Flagship from 1feb2018 to 1aug2018 replaced by Landing Ship/Platform Dock San-Marco L 9893
    2018-aug-1DeploymentIT L 9893 San Marco Operation Sophia flagship of the EUNAVFOR MED
    2019-mar-26Port VisitIT L 9893 San Marco at Venice (It)100° Anniversary foundation Battaglione San Marco (italian Navy Marines)
    2020-jul-17IT L 9892 San Giorgio EUNAVFOR MED IRINI Flagship Operation Irini for EUNAVFORMED wiyh EH101 on board
    2020-aug-19DeploymentIT L 9894 San Giusto ordered to Beirut with EH101 MM81635 on board

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