Patrol Vessel


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Patrol Vessel

 

a vessel that patrols in a certain area of the sea near a port or naval base in order to spot enemy surface ships and submarines. In the navies of certain foreign countries, patrol vessels are a category or class of ships. Patrol vessels include small antisubmarine and patrol ships and boats.

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As indicated in the MOA, the PCG has agreed the use of three (3) of its fast patrol vessels (FPV) to conduct joint operations in the enforcement of laws pertaining to border control and prevention of the entry of smuggled goods, prevention and suppression of smuggling and other customs fraud.
Contract notice: Production supply of 2 patrol vessels for the Coast Guard Service
Austal is offering a larger version of its 80-meter Cape-class patrol vessels being used by the Royal Australian Navy and Australian Border Force.
Earlier, Lorenzana revealed that the Philippines is looking at entering into a government-to-government agreement with Australia for the procurement of offshore patrol vessels (OPV) for the Philippine Navy.
The Navy had already spotted the vessel a day before when it was transiting through Venezuela's exclusive economic zone, and sent a patrol vessel to start monitoring its maneuvers.
Officials at the signing ceremony Damen Shipyards Group and Homeland Integrated Offshore Services of Lagos have signed a contract in Singapore for the delivery of two additional Damen 3307 Patrol Vessels.
The pair of 24-meter fast patrol boats will complete the four patrol vessels acquired through an agreement between the Philippine Coast Guard and the French ship builder in 2014.
HMS Tyne is one of three Batch 1 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) that will be kept to "bolster the UK's ability to protect our fishing fleet as well as our shores", according to the Ministry of Defence (MoD).
ISLAMABAD -- A steel cutting ceremony of 2nd Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV-II), being constructed for Pakistan Navy, was held at M/s DAMEN Shipyard Galati, Romania.
KARACHI: Steel Cutting Ceremony of 2nd Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV-II) being constructed for Pakistan Navy was held at M/S DAMEN Shipyard Galati, Romania.
US navy is participating with three warships, Destroyer USS Sampson (DDG-102), an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer in the United States Navy and two Navy special mission patrol vessel MK VI which are class of patrol boats in service.
Italy's Cargo Margottini and Bangladesh Navy's BNS Bangabandhu, which is a guided missile frigate, Oman's Fast Attack craft (patrol vessel) Kassab, Fast Attack missile craft from Pakistan, PNS Himmat and Maritime Patrol Vessel PMSS Basol are among the other ships.