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Argentine Federal Court upholds Stanley landing ship must not be scrapped

Monday, December 6th 2021 - 08:54 UTC
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A Bahía Blanca Federal Court of Appeals has upheld a judicial ruling whereby the decommissioned destroyer ARA Santísima Trinidad which took part in the Apr. 2, 1982 landing at Port Stanley, can not be sold as scrap metal, despite its current state of deterioration. Read full article

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  • Submariner101

    .....which took part in THE INVASION of the British Falkland Islands......

    Dec 06th, 2021 - 10:19 am - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Dirk Dikkler

    Its going to cost a fortune just to turn it into a floating museum then you have the maintenance and running costs which will have to come from an entrance fee, so best thing you can do is scrap it there is No other choice it would be a health & safety nightmare allowing the general public on to this relic.

    Dec 06th, 2021 - 08:14 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Zaczac121

    Adding the word “relic” assumes that the vessel is worth something, it is worth something, worth a quarter of its weight in scrap metal.

    Dec 06th, 2021 - 09:27 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Marti Llazo

    In the Argie-English/English-Argie dictionary, “cultural heritage” translates as “reminder of continuing errors and characteristic failures.”

    Dec 07th, 2021 - 02:48 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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