Darwin, NT. 9 November 1999. Three helicopters on the helideck of the Regia Marina (Italian navy) ...

Accession Number P03184.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Film original negative 35mm
Maker Amor, Rick
Place made Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin
Date made 9 November 1999
Conflict East Timor, 1999-2013
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Darwin, NT. 9 November 1999. Three helicopters on the helideck of the Regia Marina (Italian navy) amphibious assault ship (LPD) San Giusto (L9894) berthed at Stokes Hill Wharf. At the back is an Agusta Bell 212 ASW (Iroquois) utility helicopter and to the right is an Agusta Sikorsky. The ship is preparing to transport supplies to East Timor for the International Force for East Timor (Interfet).

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