Since the 1st of October Italian Navy Bergamini-class frigate ITS Federico Martinengo (F 596) is operating as the first national asset under the Operation AGENOR within the European-led Maritime Awareness in the Strait of Hormuz (EMASOH) initiative.
Tag Archives : Italy
09 Jul 2021
On 05 July 2021, a ceremony was held in OCCAR-EA premises (Paris area) to celebrate the signature of the Amendment 8 to the “Sustainment & Enhancement” contract to launch the Mid-Life-Update (MLU) production of ASTER missiles for Italy and the United Kingdom.
24 Jun 2021
MBDA has successfully completed a firing of the CAMM-ER air defence missile against a manoeuvring target.
15 Jun 2021
T. Mariotti shipyard will build the Italian Navy’s new Special Diving Operations - Submarine Rescue Ship (SDO-SuRS)
21 May 2021
The world of Italian midget submarine construction is famously secretive. Deals are not talked about ...
28 Jan 2021
France and Italy take note of the fact that the current economic context does not allow...
27 Nov 2020
The OCCAR-EA, on behalf of the Italian Participant State, and the Temporary Consortium consisting of Fincantieri and Leonardo Company on Nov. 25 signed the Contract Amendment N° 4 for the Logistic Support Ship (LSS) program.
23 Nov 2020
Here are the first details on Italy's new shipbuilding and joint/naval weapon system programs.
28 Aug 2020
Cyprus, Greece, France and Italy on Wednesday started combined and joint naval-air drills in the Eastern Mediterranean. The exercise, named Eunomia, contributes to the common security in the region and to defend the freedom of navigation, according to the French military.
26 Jun 2020
The First Steel Cutting ceremony for the Italian Navy's Fifth Multipurpose Patrol Ship (PPA) took place on the 25th June at Riva Trigoso Shipyard (Genova). The steel cutting ceremony is a very meaningful milestone, as it marks the first tangible step of the building process and constitutes the virtual birth of a new ship.