Thursday, September 1, 2016

Polish Navy ORP General Tadeusz Kosciuszko calls at Valletta Port

The Polish Navy frigate ORP General Tadeusz Kosciuszko (273) sailed into Valletta Port this morning on a courtesy visit. She has an SH-2G SeaSprite helicopter on board, serial 163544. 

ORP General Tadeusz Kosciuszko is the former U.S. Navy's USS Wadsworth (FFG 9), the third ship in the Oliver Hazard Perry-class. She was commissioned in the Polish Navy on Jun. 28th, 2002.

The Polish frigate is presently berthing alongside at Pinto-3 wharf. She will be open for the public viewing tomorrow (Friday) from 10.00 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

ORP Gen. T. Kosciuszko is expected to sail from Valletta Port this Saturday, Sep. 3th. (1-Sep-2016)