Italian Navy – Auxiliaries and Other Ships

Auxiliaries and Other Ships

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Electronic Surveillance Ship (SIGINT)

Elettra A-5340 (2003) LOA 307′ TDISP 3,180 tons

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Elettra at La Spezia, n.d. Credit: Jorge Guerra Moreno /CC BY-SA

Elettra A-5340 La Spezia

Submarine Rescue

Anteo A-5309 (1980) LOA 323′ TDISP 3,875 tonsAnteo A-5309 La Spezia 2017

Replenishment and Resupply

Etna A-5326 (1998) LOA 479′ TDISP 13,400 tons

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Etna A-5326 near Cartagena, 2011. Credit: Diego Quevedo Carmona / CC BY-SA 

Etna A-5326 Taranto 2015

Stromboli class AOR LOA 423′ TDISP 9,100 tons (2 active)

Vesuvio (1978) A-5329Vesuvio A-5329 La Spezia

Hydrographic Survey

Ammiraglio Magnaghi A-5303 (1975) LOA 271′ TDISP 1,700 tonsAmmiraglio Magnaghi A-5303 La Spezia

Sail Training Ships

Amerigo Vespucci (1930) LOA 330 TDISP 4,000 tons

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Amerigo Vespucci at Bremerhaven, 2010 Credit: Tvabutzku1234 / Public domain

Amerigo Vespucci TS La Spezia 2016