Friday, April 21, 2017

Italian Navy takes delivery of sixth FREMM frigate

The frigate "Rizzo" (F 595) was delivered today to the Italian Navy at Fincantieri's shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia). It is the sixth vessel of the FREMM program – Multi Mission European Frigates – commissioned to Fincantieri. "Rizzo" is the sixth unit built by Fincantieri including the combat system, the second in multipurpose configuration after the "Carlo Bergamini", delivered to the Italian Navy in 2012. (Source: Fincantieri, 20-Apr-2017)