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NAVANTIA Sets the First Landing Craft for Australia Afloat

It is the first LLC fast landing craft of the series of 12 that Navantia is building for the Royal Australian Navy.

Issue 47

Navantia has set afloat, today at 12:00, the first of the series of twelve fast landing crafts that is building for the Royal Australian Navy. The design of these ships is based on the ones built by Navantia for the Spanish Navy and commissioned from 2006 to 2008.

The contract, signed in December 2011, includes the total construction in Navantia in the Bay of Cádiz, and means a workforce of 350,000 hours.

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