Baglietto Navy secures contract for two FFC combat boats for the Italian Navy

May 21, 2019 – Baglietto Navy, the military division of historical boat builder Baglietto, based in La Spezia (Italy), has secured a contract for the construction of two Combat Boats (fast assault crafts) in the framework of the tender launched by Fincantieri on behalf of the Italian Navy. These two vessels will be used by the LHD currently being built by Fincantieri. “Being awarded these two contracts is a huge source of pride for us” – comments Diego Michele Deprati, who heads Baglietto’s Navy Division – “Baglietto can boast a…

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Fincantieri Launches LHD Trieste

May 25, 2019 – The launching ceremony of the multipurpose amphibious unit (LHD or Landing Helicopter Dock) “Trieste” took place today at the Fincantieri shipyard in Castellammare di Stabia, in the presence of the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella, welcomed by Fincantieri’s Chairman Giampiero Massolo and CEO Giuseppe Bono. This multirole and multipurpose amphibious vessel has been designed since the beginning as a flexible, multi-purpose by design, modular unit with a low environmental impact. It is a Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) capable of deploying aircraft and amphibious vehicles…

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Navy Chief of Staff Inspects Progress on ITS Trieste

February 22, 2019 (Google Translation) – This morning the Chief of Staff of the Navy, Admiral of team Valter Girardelli, accompanied by engineer Angelo Fusco, director of the Fincantieri military ships division, visited the factory in Castellammare di Stabia, where the Trieste ship is under construction. Multi-role amphibious unit of the Navy. The activity, which also saw the participation of other representatives of Fincantieri and of the Logistic Commander of the Navy Admiral of Squadra Edoardo Serra, falls on the day of the 88th anniversary of the launch of Nave…

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