Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Royal Netherlands Navy HNLMS Rotterdam calls at Valletta Port

The Royal Netherlands Navy Rotterdam class amphibious transport dock (LPD) HNLMS Rotterdam (L 800) has sailed into Valletta Port (the Grand Harbour) this evening of a courtesy visit. She has a Royal Netherlands AF EurocopterAS-532U2 Cougar Mk.2 helicopter on board, serial S-419.

HNLMS Rotterdam is currently deployed in the Mediterranean and assigned to E.U. Naval Force Mediterranean (Operation Sofia).

The Royal Netherlands LPD 
is presently berthing alongside at Pinto-4/5 Wharf and she's scheduled to sail from Valletta Port on Sunday, Nov. 13th (8-Nov-2016)