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LOVKIY destroyers (1938 - 1939 / 1949)


Ships


Name No Yard No Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate
Ловкий [Lovkiy] (ex-Artigliere, ex-Camicia Nera)   214 OTO, Livorno, Italy 1.1937 8.8.1937 6.1938 // 23.1.1949 target 11.1954
Лёгкий [Liogkiy] (ex-Fuciliere)   163 CNR, Ancona, Italy 5.1937 31.7.1938 1.1939 // 1.2.1950 target 11.1954


Technical data


Displacement standard, t

1830

Displacement full, t

2460

Length, m

101.6 pp 106.7 oa

Breadth, m

10.2

Draught, m

3.50

No of shafts

2

Machinery

Liogkiy: 2 sets Beluzzo geared steam turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers

Lovkiy: 2 sets Parsons geared steam turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers

Power, h. p.

48000

Max speed, kts

38

Fuel, t

oil 517

Endurance, nm(kts)2200(20)
Armament

Lovkiy: 2 x 2 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1936, 1 x 1 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1940, 4 x 2 - 20/65 Breda 1935, 5 x 1 - 20/65 Breda 1940, 2 x 3 - 533 TT, 4 DCT, 48 mines

Liogkiy: 2 x 2 - 120/50 Ansaldo 1936, 2 x 1 - 37/54 Breda 1939, 4 x 2 - 20/65 Breda 1935, 5 x 1 - 20/65 Breda 1940, 1 x 3 - 533 TT, 4 DCT, 48 mines

Electronic equipment

Liogkiy: EC.3/ter radar, S-Gerät sonar (presumably)

Lovkiy: S-Gerät sonar (presumably)

Complement

165 - 206



Standard scale images


<i>Legionario</i> 1942
Legionario 1942


Project history

Former Italian destroyers of Soldati class, transferred by reparations.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events. 

Many thanks to Wolfgang Stöhr for additional information on this page.