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  • D 560 Luigi Durand de la Penne

    IT Italian Navy

    1993 to present    

    D 560 Luigi Durand de la Penne


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    Flight Deck: D560
    Call Sign: IADP
    Shipyard: Fincantieri Riva Trigoso


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    History of IT D 560 Luigi Durand de la Penne

    1988Laid down
    1996-jul-12Start a circumnavigation of the globe trip with Lupo class F584 Bersagliere
    1997-jan-25Port VisitAUPort of Melbourne Melbourne, Australia
    1997-apr-4Finish circumnavigation of the globe after 46000 miles and 35 ports visits from 23 nations
    2002-feb-11Arabian Sea to Arabic Sea for Operation Enduring Freedom
    2002-jun-17Back from Arabic Sea
    2006LBoff Lebanon Mimosa 06 operation: a non combatant evacuation of civilians from Beirut
    2006-jul-20DeploymentLBBeirut Port Evacuating foreing citizens AB212 7-55 on board
    2009-jun-19Port VisitGRSouda Bay Range Souda Bay, Crete, Greece
    2014-feb-14Port VisitGenoa Centenary of Admiral Luigi Durand de la Penne birthday
    2014-aug-8Port VisitUKWest India Dock (TQ) Docklands Weekend visit to London on 8 Aug 2014. Unknown helicopter embarked. Departed 13 Aug.
    2017-sep-4Port VisitUAOdessa
    2018-jul-23Taranto Naval Base Departure of Annual Naval Academy Campaign
    2018-aug-30Port VisitGHTema During training campaign for 123 cadets of the Leghorn Naval Academy 2nd class.
    2020-aug-6Livorno Starting of Leghorn Naval Academy Annual Cruise



        from Durand de la Penne class
    4500light (tn)
    5400full load (tn)
    147length (m)
    16beam (m)
    5draught (m)
    7000range (nm)
    32max speed (knots)
    2Naval Engine diesel - Grandi Motori Trieste BL-230-20-DVM
    2Naval Engine gas turbine - General Electric LM2500
    1Naval Engine propulsion system: CODOG
    1Missile Launcher 8-cell Albatros
    1Missile Launcher ASW Otobreda / Matra Milas
    1Missile Launcher Mk 13
    8Missile Launcher OTOMAT Mk2 SSM launcher
    3Naval Gun Oto Melara 76 mm
    1Naval Gun Otobreda 127 mm
    2Torpedo Launchers Mk 32 triple-tube 324mm
    1Chaff and decoys AN/SLQ-25 Nixie
    1Aids TACAN URN-25
    1Combat Systems SADOC 2 (IPN-10/20)
    1Naval Radar air search radar AN/SPS-52
    1Naval Radar air search radar MM/SPS-702
    2Naval Radar fire direction radar AN/SPG-51
    4Naval Radar fire direction radar MM/SPG-76 (RTN-30X)
    1Naval Radar navigation radar MM/SPN 703
    1Naval Radar search radar Selenia MM/SPS 768 (RAN 3L)
    1Sonar hull mounted sonar DE 1167



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