TITLE

Special Ops Get Wet

AUTHOR(S)
Withington, Thomas
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Armada International;Dec2008 Supplement, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the fast naval craft which use traditional metal hulls along with Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIB) used by special forces in marine and riverine operations. The Libyan Coast Guard had placed an order for two Adria-Mar Shipbuilding PB30-LS fast patrol boat which are specially designed to cope with rough waters and are capable of speeds of up to 48 kilometer per hour.
ACCESSION #
35573358

 

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