Offshore Patrol Vessels
are the key component of the Coast Guard's recapitalized fleet.
April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Anschuetz, a German based, indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), was awarded a contract to provide the company's Integrated Bridge and Navigation Systems for four Offshore Patrol Vessels
for the Royal Navy of Oman.
The patrol vessels
have been ordered by Trinidad and Tobago.
Amendments to the Self-Defense Forces Law and the Japan Coast Guard Law this autumn made it possible for Japanese patrol vessels
to put the crews of suspicious boats in harm's way by firing on them if they are in Japan's territorial waters if it is suspected that the ships are involved in serious crime.
In addition, Naval Offshore Patrol vessels
are under construction both at public and private sector shipyards.
China's state-run Xinhua news agency said the patrol vessel
was dispatched after the Philippines refused to withdraw its coast guard ship from Scarborough Shoal.
HMS Trent is the third of three Offshore Patrol Vessels
which will begin joining the fleet in 2017.
When the Japanese patrol vessel
issued a warning to the Chinese crew, they radioed back, saying, ''Diaoyu (the Chinese name for Senkaku) and its neighboring islands are China's indigenous territories.
A patrol vessel
of the Coast Guard Office in Nemuro, eastern Hokkaido, received the request from Russia at around 9:55 p.
Paul Watson, named an "Environmental Hero" of the 20th century by Time Magazine, will lead a crew of Sea Shepherd International volunteers on a high-speed patrol vessel
departing Los Angeles on Thursday, December 7, and heading for the Galapagos Islands where the ship will commence an historic conservation patrol of the Galapagos Marine Resources Reserve.
The project of construction of Fast Patrol Vessel
is proceeding ahead of schedule.
The Russian-registered vessel Astafyevo and the IT1326 were both pursued by a Russian patrol vessel
, after being sighted by the Canadian crew.