Naval Group delivers new OPV to Argentine Navy

first_img[#ARAPiedrabuena] ⚓🇦🇷 Naval Group delivered the A.R.A Piedrabuena, second Argentinian offshore patrol vessel (OPV 87), to the Argentinean Navy @Armada_Arg in the presence of Captain Victor Ortiz, representative of the Argentinean Navy in France. #LaArmadaDeLosArgentinos pic.twitter.com/oflOIKiiQr— Naval Group (@navalgroup) April 13, 2021 As explained, Argentinian offshore patrol vessels benefit from innovations developed by Naval Group and proven by the French Navy which has operated the A.R.A. Bouchard (then L’Adroit) in several oceans for six years. View post tag: offshore patrol vessel Back to overview,Home naval-today Naval Group delivers new OPV to Argentine Navy The vessels built for Argentina measure 87 meters in length, displace 1,650 tons, and have a flight deck capable of accommodating a 10-ton helicopter. They will have increased autonomy due to an improved fresh water production capacity on board. Naida Hakirevic In October 2020, Naval Group launched A.R.A. Pedrabuena in Concarneau. Posted: 7 months ago View post tag: Argentine Navy Specifically, the A.R.A Piedrabuena is better armed and motorised and equipped with an active stabilisation system and a bow thruster. It is also ice proven, that is to say adapted to navigation in the cold waters of Antarctica. The contract between Argentine and France includes the construction of three new units and the refurbishment of the OPV L’Adroit, which Naval Group developed and built with its own funds and made available to the French Navy in 2011. View post tag: A.R.A. Piedrabuena Argentine Navy’s OPV launched in France Related Articlecenter_img Vessels Naval Group delivers new OPV to Argentine Navy Posted: 7 months ago The second unit offers the same assets and features as the first one, the A.R.A Bouchard and some of its features have been reinforced to meet the navy’s needs, according to Naval Group. The A.R.A. Piedrabuena is equipped wih the Polaris combat system and the NiDl tactical data link system, specifically developed by Naval Group for state missions at sea. French defense contractor Naval Group has delivered the A.R.A Piedrabuena (P-52), the second offshore patrol vessel ordered by the Argentine Navy. View post tag: Naval Group April 13, 2021, by The A.R.A. Piedrabuena and its two sisterships are being built by Kership, a joint venture between Naval Group and Piriou. Vessels Categories: Share this articlelast_img

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