31 May '18, 9pm

All in for Team FREMM!

All in for Team FREMM!

The Fincantieri-built warship is a contender for the U.S. Navy’s next-generation frigate, the FFG(X), and the Alpino is on this side of the Atlantic giving the service a look at what the hull can do. The Alpino is one of 10 FREMM destined to make up a significant portion of the Italian Navy’s surface fleet – four ASW versions like Alpino and six general purpose FREMM that replaces the variable-depth sonar array with a rigid-hull inflatable boat. Defense News spent three days on board Alpino. Here is everything you need to know about FREMM. Crucial Details Length: 167 meters (547 feet, just 20 feet shorter than a Ticonderoga-class cruiser) Width: 16 meters (52 feet) Displacement: 6,500 tons Top speed: 27 knots Range: 6,000 nautical miles. During normal operations – not zipping around at 25 knots – you can get about two percent fuel consumption per day. Propulsion: A combine...

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