Marina Militare

Third F-35B For The Italian Navy Makes First Flight

BL-4 is the fourth Italian F-35B, the third STOVL aircraft destined to the Italian Navy. On Jun. 14, 2021, the…

4 days ago

Libyan Coast Guard Shoots At Two Italian Fishing Boats: Italian Frigate And P-72A Surveillance Plane On The Scene

The Italian Navy and Air Force intervened in international waters off Libya after a Libyan Coast Guard patrol boat shot…

2 months ago

U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey Conducts Qualifications Flights Aboard Italian Aircraft Carrier Cavour

After completing the Sea Trials with the U.S. Marine Corps F-35B, the aircraft carrier Cavour conducted training with a USMC…

2 months ago

Testing Aboard Cavour Aircraft Carrier Continues With U.S. F-35B In “Beast Mode”

The "Ready for Operations" campaign continues with U.S. F-35B Lightning II aircraft from VX-23 loaded external stores, a configuration unofficially…

3 months ago

Italian Navy’s First Female Strike Fighter Pilot Earns Wings of Gold After Training With VT-9 At NAS Meridian

Italian Navy Ensign Erika Raballo was designated a naval aviator, becoming service's first female strike fighter pilot. The first female…

3 months ago