Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Italian Navy ITS Palinuro calls at Valletta Port

The Italian Navy sail training ship ITS Palinuro (A 5311) sailed into Valletta Port (the Grand Harbour) this morning on a courtesy visit. The port visit in Valletta marks the commencement of the 53rd training campaign in favor of the Chief Petty Officers (CPO) cadets, coming from the Italian Navy CPO school located in Taranto.

The Italian training ship is presently berthing alongside at Pinto-3 wharf. The public will be able to visit the ship on Aug. 1st from 1600 to 1900; Aug. 2nd from 1000 to 1200 and from 1600 to 1800; Aug. 3rd from 1000 to 1200 and 1600 to 1900; and on Aug. 4th from 1600 to 1900.

ITS Palinuro is scheduled to sail from Valletta Port on Saturday, Aug. 5th. (1-Aug-2017)