ICG commissioned two new Fast Patrol Vessels

Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has commissioned two Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs) ‘Aryaman’ and ‘Atulya’, the eighteenth and nineteenth in the series of twenty Fast Patrol Vessels. Designed and built by Cochin Shipyard Limited, the vessels are ideal platform for undertaking multifarious close-coast missions such as surveillance, search and rescue and interdiction.  The 50m long indigenous FPVs displace 317 tonnes of water and can achieve a maximum speed of 33 knots with range of 1500 nautical miles at an economical speed of 13 knots. The special features of the ships include an Integrated Bridge Management System (IBMS) and Integrated Machinery Control System (IMCS).


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