Indian Coast Guard’s new Indigenous OPV

Indian Coast Guard has got the delivery of 105-metre new generation Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) from Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL). The OPV will help policing of the vast Indian Exclusive Economic Zone, search and rescue operations, pollution control, etc. Besides this the vessel is equipped with one 30 mm gun and two 12.7 mm guns with associated fire control system, is also capable of supporting embarkation of indigenously designed Advanced Light Helicopter.

Source: http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/new-offshore-patrol-vessel-built-for-coast-guard-launched-115042401056_1.html

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