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ADIGE water tanker with landing capability (1929)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Adige     Arsenale di Castellammare de Stabia 1927 31.10.1928 4/1929 captured by Germany 8.9.1943


Technical data


Displacement standard, t 
Displacement full, t810
Length, m

47.0

Breadth, m

9.60

Draught, m

2.28 aft 0.5 fore

No of shafts2
Machinery

2 diesels

Power, h. p.

280

Max speed, kts

8

Fuel, t

diesel oil

Endurance, nm(kts) 
Armament

4 x 1 - 8.80, can carry 48 mines as minelayer

Military load

infantry battalion

Complement33


Project history

Water tanker with landing capability. Had small bow ramp.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

8.9.1943 Adige was captured by German troops at Patras and commissioned by Kriegsmarine.