inshore patrol

inshore patrol

A naval defense patrol operating generally within a naval defense coastal area and comprising all elements of harbor defenses, the coastal lookout system, patrol craft supporting bases, aircraft, and Coast Guard stations.
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The Navy was informed of the incident and an Inshore Patrol Craft and a dingy attached to the Northern Naval Command were deployed to offer assistance.
He has commanded all classes of Indian Coast Guard ships, such as Advanced Offshore Patrol Vessel (AOPV), Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV), Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) and Inshore Patrol Vessel (IPV).
Many other facilities host even smaller inshore patrol boats, and essentially are just a small pier or jetty with a single support building, if that.
'The Nigerian Navy has acquired two brand new OPVs (offshore patrol vessels), several IPCs (inshore patrol crafts), SDBs and RHINs, including the two locally built ones.
Pages from the official World War II War Diaries for the Commander of Inshore Patrol in New York City--all marked "SECRET"--detail the former luxury yacht's military movements.
We have one inshore patrol boat for a coastline longer than France's.
This dangerous work would be for the Inshore Patrol Flotilla, the idea of a serving MI6 officer, Ian Fleming, who later created the James Bond novels, of course.
"I've been making the case as powerfully and as constantly as I can that, for the Coast Guard, we've got to recapitalize that fleet that is offshore." Though it is often starved for funding compared to the larger military services, Papp said the Coast Guard has succeeded in keeping its fleet of smaller, inshore patrol boats up to date.
Based on a South African Navy requirement for a 20 mm system as primary armament for its future inshore patrol vessel and secondary weapon for future OPVs and auxiliary ships, and the Rogue family of remotely weapon systems (RWS) for 12,7rnm lightweight gun, South Africa's Reutech Solutions developed the Super Rogue 20 mm gun system.
The fully desired level of 154 ships, 126 boats and 139 aircraft is planned to be achieved by 2027." The CAG's vetting reply to the House panel said that 72 per cent of the fast patrol vessels ( FPVs)/ inshore patrol vessels ( IPVs), 47 per cent of the advanced offshore patrol vessels ( AOPVs) and 37 interceptor boats ( IBs) were either on extended life or their extended life had expired.
Fincantieri signed a second contract with the UAE Navy in 2010 to deliver the Stealth Inshore Patrol Vessel -- Falaj 2 -- which features advanced stealth characteristics.