ARA Teniente Olivieri (A-2)
Tte Olivieri departing Jubany base on Antarctica
|Status:||in active service|
|Displacement:||1640 tons (full)|
|Length:||56.3 m (185 ft)|
|Beam:||12.2 m (40 ft)|
|Draft:||4.3 m (14 ft)|
|Speed:||14 knots (26 km/h)|
|Range:||2,800 mi (4,500 km) at 10 knots (19 km/h)|
|Armament:||2 × 12.7mm machine-guns|
Homebased at Ushuaia, she is normally assigned to operate in Antarctica during the summer campaigns in the Patrulla Antártica Naval Combinada (English: Joint Antarctic Naval Patrol) with the Chilean Navy to guarantee safety to all tourist and scientific ships that are in transit within the Antarctic Peninsula.
In November 1987 was acquired by the U.S. Maritime Administration.
- Official site (Spanish)
- El aviso “Teniente Olivieri” cumplió con la etapa final de la patrulla antártica Archived July 23, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. (Spanish)
- Patrulleras Argentinas:Parte 3. Aviso Clase Teniente Olivieri / Supply-Marsea (ATF), 24 July 2009 (Spanish)
- Arriba el Aviso “Teniente Olivieri” para prestar apoyo a las actividades antárticas Archived September 29, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. (Spanish)