New platform support vessel acquired by Hellenic Navy at historic Salamina site

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New platform support vessel acquired by Hellenic Navy at historic Salamina siteA grant by A. Laskaridis Foundation

A new platform support vessel, the Atlas I, was commissioned into the Hellenic Navy this week, during a ceremony at the Salamina anchorage in the greater Piraeus area, naftemporiki.gr reports.

The vessel, which can supply other naval assets at sea, including with fuel, was built after a grant by the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation.

The Atlas I is 70 meters in length, with a displacement of roughly 3,000 tons.

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