Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Unión"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||4-MAST-BARK|
|Yard:||SIMA, Callao, PER|
|Overall length:||115.75 m|
|Sail area:||4324 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Stahl / Steel|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 05 Feb 2022
- keel laid in 2012 at the Peruvian state shipyard SIMA (Shipyard Marine Industrial Services) in Callao, PER; launched 2014 and ceremonial commissioning in 2016 as a sailtraining ship of the Peruvian Navy.
- name Unión after a Peruvian frigate of the same name that fought in the Saltpeter War (1879-1883) between Bolivia, Chile and Peru and played an important role.
- figurehead shows the Topa Inca Yupanqui, who ruled the Inca Empire until 1493.
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