TITLE

BEING FLEXIBLE AND MISSION ORIENTED

AUTHOR(S)
Nitschke, Stefan
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Naval Forces;2006, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the growing market for offshore patrol vessels(OPV) or corvettes triggered by the need for homeland security and counterterrorism in the U.S. The OPV is designed to perform varied operations ranging from offshore protection, surveillance to crackdown on illegal activities. The OPV has been effective for markets to the maritime forces, Coast Guard and law enforcement agencies.
ACCESSION #
21500032

 

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