Training ship Amerigo Vespucci
School ship of the Italian Navy, still in use today.
Rig: Three Square Mats
Shipyard: Castellammare di Stabia
Home port: La Spezia
Italian Amerigo Vespucci model :
The Training ship Amerigo Vespucci is a tall ship of the Italian Navy. (Marina Militare) named after the explorer Amerigo Vespucci.
Its home port is La Spezia, Italy, and it is in use as a school ship.
In 1925 the Italian Military Navy ordered two school ships: Firstly, 74 cannon ships named Cristoforo Colombo in 1928.
Secondly, the Amerigo Vespucci in 1931. However, she is the only three-decker three-masted full-rigged ship to still be in use today.