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  • C 551 Giuseppe Garibaldi

    IT Italian Navy




    1985 to present    



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    Flight Deck: 551
    Call Sign: IAIQ


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    History of IT C 551 Giuseppe Garibaldi

    1977Ordered
    1981-mar-26Laid downFincantieri Monfalcone Yard number 4367
    1983-jun-4Launched
    1985-sep-30CommissionedTaranto Naval Base
    1991-aug-23USNS Norfolk official delivery ceremony of first two AV 8B Harrier II Plus
    1993-junDeploymentcross-deck operations with HMS Ark Royal in the Adriatic, in late Jun.
    1994-mar-21SOoff Mogadishu End of Operation Unosom 1 / ITALFOR-IBIS" with recovery of Italian troups
    2011-mar-25Deployment Operation Unified Protector Flagship from 25 mar till 26jul2011
    2016-jun-1Deployment Operation Sophia 2nd flagship of the operation, relieving Aircraft Carrier Conte di Cavour (C550)

    Specifications

       

        from Garibaldi class
    780crew
    13370full load (tn)
    162.80length (m)
    30.40beam (m)
    6.70draught (m)
    7000range (nm)
    30max speed (knots)
    80000power (shp)
    4Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
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    IT Italian Navy Agusta AB212 00
    IT Italian Navy AW EH101 40
    IT Italian Navy NHI NH90 NFH 00

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    IT Fincantieri Monfalcone, Monfalcone



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