Advanced submarine made by Fincantieri

"Pietro Venuti" constructed at Muggiano naval yard

Rome, July 1, 2016

Fincantieri announces the delivery of the "Pietro Venuti” submarine to the Italian Navy.  It is the third of a series of four sister vessels. The Venuti is equipped with highly innovative technologies and made entirely of non-magnetic material with the application of the silencing devices for noise reduction.

The 55.9 meter submarine is operated by a 27-person crew, has a surface displacement of 1,509 tons, a maximum diameter of 7 meters, and can reach underwater speeds exceeding 16 knots.