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  • C 553 Andrea Doria

    IT Italian Navy




    1964 to 1992    


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    Flight Deck: 553
    Call Sign:
    See Also: DDG Orizzonte class D 553


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    History of IT C 553 Andrea Doria

    1958-may-11Laid down
    1963-feb-27Launched
    1964Commissioned
    1979DeploymentEast China Sea Vietnam refugees rescue
    1992Decommissioned
    2001Fate: scrappedcantieri Simont di Napoli

    Specifications

       

        from Andrea Doria class
    500crew
    6500full load (tn)
    149.30length (m)
    17.20beam (m)
    4.90draught (m)
    6000range (nm)
    30max speed (knots)
    4Naval Engine boilers
    2Naval Engine steam turbines
    1Missile Launcher Mk 10 Terrier
    8Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    IT Italian Navy Agusta AS-61 22
    IT Italian Navy Agusta AB212 04
    IT Italian Navy Sikorsky S-58 H-34 22

    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    IT Fincantieri Riva Trigoso, Sestri Levante



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