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Italian aircraft carrier Trieste

History
Italy
Name: Trieste
Namesake: Trieste, a city and seaport in northeastern Italy
Awarded: 3 July 2015
Builder: Fincantieri, Castellammare di Stabia, Napoli, Italy
Cost: € 1.171,3 billion [1] [2]
Laid down: 12 july 2017 [3]
Launched: july 2019 (expected)
Commissioned: june 2022 (expected)
Status: Under construction
Notes: Hull number 6260 [4]
General characteristics
Type: Landing Helicopter Assault [5]
Displacement:
  • - 33.000 t (32.479 long tons) full-load [6]
  • - 25.816 t (25.408 long tons) [7]
Length:
  • - 245 m (803 ft 10 in) LOA [8]
  • - 213.4 m (700 ft) LPP [9]
Beam: 36 m (118 ft 1 in)
Depth: 27.70 m (90 ft 11 in)
Propulsion:
Speed:
Range: 7,000 nmi (13,000 km; 8,100 mi) to 16 knots (30 km/h; 18 mph)
Endurance: 30 days
Complement:
  • 460 crew
  • 604 marines component
  • (max 1043 + 21)
Sensors and
processing systems:
Armament:
Aircraft carried: usually 12 × AgustaWestland AW101 or combination with SH90A, AgustaWestland AW129D and F-35B; able to operate with up to 10 F-35B
Notes:
  • - 50 m (164 ft 1 in) x 15 m (49 ft 3 in) dock, for 4 x 60 t LCU or 1 LCAC
  • - 55 m (180 ft 5 in) x 19 m (62 ft 4 in) garage decks for vehicles (235 m (771 ft 0 in) for parking vehicles
  • - 21 m (68 ft 11 in) (25 m (82 ft 0 in)) x 107 m (351 ft 1 in) hangar for up to 5 AgustaWestland AW101 or combination with SH90A, AgustaWestland AW129D and F-35B (or 530 m (1,738 ft 10 in) for parking vehicles)
  • - flight deck length 230 m (754 ft 7 in) and wide 36 m (118 ft 1 in)
  • - flight deck with up to 9 spots for AgustaWestland AW101 or combination with SH90A, AgustaWestland AW129D

Trieste is an aircraft carrier being completed for the Italian Navy.[13] It is expected to replace Giuseppe Garibaldi around 2022.

Trieste will be able to be equipped with helicopters and attack aircraft.[14]

It will be the largest vessel of the Italian navy along with Cavour.[15][16]

See also

References

  1. ^ "000657". Fincantieri.com. 2015-07-01. Retrieved 2017-01-12. 
  2. ^ [www.difesa.it]
  3. ^ [www.navyrecognition.com]
  4. ^ [www.pompegarbarino.com]
  5. ^ "Marina militare, la "nave umanitaria" si trasforma in portaerei. Ed esplodono i costi. Taciuti al Parlamento - Il Fatto Quotidiano". Ilfattoquotidiano.it. Retrieved 2017-01-12. 
  6. ^ "LHD/LHA - classe "Trieste"" (PDF). Portaledifesa.it. Retrieved 2017-01-12. 
  7. ^ RID 9/2017 p. 71
  8. ^ "LHD : Landing Helicopter Dock image" (JPG). I.gyazo.com. Retrieved 2017-01-12. 
  9. ^ [1]
  10. ^ RID 9/2017 p. 71
  11. ^ RID 9/2017 p. 71
  12. ^ [www.leonardocompany.com].
  13. ^ "Multirole LHD". Fincantieri.com. Retrieved 2017-01-12. 
  14. ^ "Stato Maggiore Marina : VII Reparto Navi" (PDF). Nsweek.com. Retrieved 2017-01-12. 
  15. ^ "Ecco la nuova ammiraglia da 1100 milioni". L'Espresso (in Italian). 5 August 2015. Retrieved 3 May 2016. 
  16. ^ "Marina militare, la "nave umanitaria" si trasforma in portaerei. Ed esplodono i costi. Taciuti al Parlamento". ilfattoquotidiano.it (in Italian). 14 April 2016. Retrieved 3 May 2016.