Italian Navy / Marina Militare Italiana - Corvette

F 551  -  ITS Minerva

 

 

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Type, Class:

 

Corvette; Minerva class (Serie 1)

Builder:

 

Fincantieri SpA, Riva Trigoso, Genua, Italy

STATUS:

 

Laid down: March 11, 1985

Launched: March 25, 1986

Commissioned: June 10, 1987

IN RESERVE

Homeport:

 

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Namesake:

 

Minerva was the Roman goddess of wisdom and sponsor of arts, trade, and strategy

Ship’s motto:

 

VI ET VIRTUTE  ‘strength with courage’

Technical Data:

(Measures, Propulsion,

Armament, Aviation, etc.)

 

see: INFO > Minerva - class Corvette

 

ship images

 

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F 551 ITS Minerva:

 

-- service history wanted --

 

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