Italian Navy / Marina Militare Italiana - Corvette

F 558  -  ITS Sibilla

 

 

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Type, Class:

 

Corvette; Minerva class (Serie 2)

Builder:

 

Fincantieri SpA, Riva Trigoso, Genua, Italy

STATUS:

 

Laid down: March 5, 1987

Launched: September 15, 1990

Commissioned: May 16, 1991

IN SERVICE

Homeport:

 

Augusta, Sicily

Namesake:

 

Sibilla - The Sibyls were oracular women believed to possess prophetic powers in ancient Greece

Ship’s motto:

 

TIMEO SED TIMOREM  ‘but I fear the fear’

Technical Data:

(Measures, Propulsion,

Armament, Aviation, etc.)

 

see: INFO > Minerva - class Corvette

 

ship images

 

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F 558 ITS Sibilla:

 

-- service history wanted --

 

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