Japan Coast Guard intends to create four high-performance patrol kiloton
Data Figure: Japan Coast Guard patrol boat, No. PL-63.
12, according to Japan’s Kyodo News reported, the Japan Coast Guard research and development will begin this year, a displacement of 1,000 tons of high-performance patrol boats, and in 2014 the new patrol craft will be 4 put into use.
reported that the new patrol boats for about 90 meters will be equipped with infrared detection devices at night, in the 8-meter waves can also be bad weather sailing. Patrol craft and put into use now, the new patrol boats to monitor the performance of navigation and improved.
According to reports, the existing 38 Coast Guard 1000-ton displacement, is about 80 m patrol boats, but in the wave more than 6 meters in the case can not sail.
(According to the Xinhua News Agency)