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offshore patrol

A naval defense patrol operating in the outer areas of navigable coastal waters. It is a part of the naval local defense forces consisting of naval ships and aircraft and operates outside those areas assigned to the inshore patrol.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Islamabad -- Launching Ceremony of state-of-the-art 2300 Tons Offshore Patrol Vessel-II, being built for Pakistan Navy was held at M/s DAMEN Shipyard Galati, Romania.
Summary: Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Sept 1 (ANI): A Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) Yard-45005 was launched at L&T Shipyard here at Kattupalli, in Ennore, on Saturday.
The PCG is set to acquire a French-made offshore patrol vessel by December.
CEBU -- Austal, a regional hub of leading global shipbuilder and defense prime contractor Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB), is now ready to produce offshore patrol vessels for the Philippine Navy and other large naval vessel projects for export with the completion of its $20-million projects at its facilities here in Balamban, Cebu.
The 83.6-meter offshore patrol vessel is the future BRP Gabriela Silang, which is expected to join the service in December.
W&O, a global supplier to the marine and upstream oil and gas markets for pipe, valves, and fittings, valve automation, and engineered solutions, has received a subcontract from Eastern Shipbuilding Group for the United States Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutters.
The presence of enough platforms like offshore patrol vessels, gun boats around would even have served as a deterrent to the pirates.
ICGS Vikram, the first in the series of 98m Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) is a newly commissioned ship of Indian Coast Guard.
Sweeney, of Labour, spoke out after defence minister Stuart Andrew admitted that BAE Systems were handed a deal "noncompetitively" to build five offshore patrol vessels.
During the visit, it is planned to discuss the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, as well as the issue of signing a contract between the French industrial group Naval Group and the Azerbaijani government on the construction of an Offshore Patrol Vessel 90 (OPV 90) in the country, according to the report.
The project will result in the creation of a ship simulator that will be used to support advanced platform testing and integration needs for programs such as AJISS (Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships and Joint Support Ships In-Service Support).
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