patrol boat

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a vessel assigned to patrol an area


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GUTTED Lough Neagh fisheries patrol boat was targeted in an arson attack
The patrol boats are built by Tunisian skills and comply with international quality and safety standards," said the minister, noting that this partnership reduces costs by 60%, compared to prices offered by foreign companies.
Among Indian shipyards, mention has to be made of Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers' Car Nicobar-class 49-metre fast patrol boat and of Larsen & Toubro's 46-metre fast patrol vessel design, while Indonesian PT Palindo Marine delivered a range of patrol boats to the local Navy.
The Japan Coast Guard said seven of its patrol boats have been tasked with guarding the Senkaku Islands.
The use of VHF radio meant that not only were ourselves and the coastguard able to assist but the passing patrol boat could help as well.
The removal from service of eight 123-foot patrol boats in November 2006 created operational challenges by reducing patrol boat operational hours across the Coast Guard and exacerbating an existing gap between the Coast Guard's operational hour target for its fleet of patrol boats and what it was achieving.
We've teamed up with Lego to give our lucky readers the chance to win one of five coastguard patrol boat and tower sets.
Bill Saltzer, ADSB's chief executive, said: "ADSB has been working hard towards securing this contract for some time and are delighted to have been selected as the builder of this new class of patrol boat.
Police will also join 28 rangers using the national park's new patrol boat, which has video surveillance, to search for speeders.
WEST BROOKFIELD - The Board of Selectmen is not jumping at the idea of the town spending $12,500 for a patrol boat.
To clear the way for other vessels, the freighter was being towed by a patrol boat after fire fighting had been suspended.
THE body of a Liverpool Royal Marine killed by a makeshift bomb on a patrol boat in Iraq on Remembrance Sunday arrived back in Britain yesterday.
Knecht's exhaustive research whisks his reader to the Antarctic Ocean, where an Australian patrol boat pursues an unidentified fishing vessel through storms and around icebergs.
Meanwhile, Los Angeles County supervisors last week accepted a $70,000 grant from the state Department of Boating and Waterways for a new sheriff's patrol boat at Pyramid Lake, about 20 miles north of Castaic.
The Coast Guard Cutter Seahawk, an 87-foot patrol boat from Carrabelle, Fla.