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Durand de la Penne Class

Length bp.

135.60m

Breadth, Moulded

16.10m

Depth

10.20m

Full Load Displacement

5,400t

Surface-to-Surface Missile System

MBDA OTOMAT Mk2, 4 x twin launchers

Surface-to-Air Missile System

SAM Albatross MK2, 16 missiles

Surface-to-Air Missile

1 x standard SM-2 MR Tartar GMLS MK13 missile system

Main Gun

1 x Oto Melara 127/54 main gun

Close-in Weapon Systems

3 x Oto Melara 76/62 Super Rapide guns

Torpedo Launch System

2 x B-515 triple tube torpedo launch systems

Torpedo System

SLQ-25 Nixie

Rocket Launcher

EADS Sagaie rocket launcher system for firing chaff

Long-Range Three-Dimensional Air Search Radar

Raytheon AN/SPS-52C

Air Search Radar

MM/SPS-768

Air Search and Surface Search Radar

MM/SPS-774

Surface Search Radar

MM/SPS-702

Fire Control Radars for the Dardo

4 x SPG-76

Fire Control Radars for the Surface-to-Air Missiles

2 x Raytheon SPG-51D

Navigation Radar

MM/SPN-748

Information Friend or Foe (IFF)

Mark X/XII transponder

Tactical Air Navigation System (TACAN)

SRN-15A

Sonar

Raytheon DE 1167 H.M. sonar and DE 1164 VDS

Command and Control System

IPN 20

Weapon Control System

NA 30 (Dardo E)

Electronic Warfare

Elettronica SLQ-732 Nettuno radar warning receiver and jammer

Systems

Elmer communication system

Satellite communications system

Link 11

Link 14

Propulsion System

Combined Diesel Or Gas (CODOG)

Gas Turbine Engines

2 x Fiat/GE LM 2500 GT sustained power 40.3MW

Diesel Engines

2 x GMT BL 230.20 DVM

Sustained Power

9.3MW each

Maximum Speed on Gas Turbine Engines

Over 31kt

Maximum Speed on Diesel Engines

Over 20kt

Range at Economical Speed - 18kt

7,000nm

Helicopter Deck and Hangar

Agusta Bell AB 212, Sea King SH-3D, or the EH101

Crew

377

Entered service

1993

Manufacturer

Fincantieri, Italy

Operator

Italian Navy

Draught

8.6m
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