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ITS Vieste administratively and operationally reports to CINCNAV through the 53rd Minesweeping Flotilla Command (COMSQUADRAG 53) and Countermeasures Mines and Armed Forces Command (COMFORDRAG/COMFORAUS); is based in La Spezia.

Main Activities:

  • 1987 - MCM “Operation Persian Gulf” in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman;
  • 1991 - MCM operation “Persian Gulf 2”; 1995 – Operation “Decisive Enhancement”;
  • 2000 – Mines research and clearance activities in the Adriatic Sea with other COMFORDRAG minehunters;
  • Participates regularly in NATO SNMCMG2 activities, mostly in the Mediterranean Sea.