AIN ZAGHOUAN class Weapon Systems // Ships // Auxiliary

Country of Origin: Tunisia

The AIN ZAGHOUN is a former Italian water tanker in service with the Tunisian navy. In Italian service, the SIMETO replaced the cancelled TEVERE (A-5355). The SIMETO was stricken from the Italian navy list in 2002, and transferred to Tunisia on June 30, 2003. HULL:The design is based on the Italian BASENTO class. The vessel is 224 ft 3 in (68.35 m) long, 33 ft (10.06 m) in beam and has a maximum draft of 12 ft 10 in (3.9 m).Cargo capacity is 1,200 tons of water. The class has an empty...


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