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Military Trends, Technology, and International Developments => Vietnam => Topic started by: Ayoshi on September 28, 2016, 01:13:11 AM

Title: High-speed Patrol vessels from India
Post by: Ayoshi on September 28, 2016, 01:13:11 AM
DND India (http://www.dnaindia.com/money/report-lt-to-build-high-speed-patrol-vessels-worth-100-mn-for-vietnam-border-guard-2257640) - 22 Sep 2016
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Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Thursday said it has entered into a pact, valued at US $99.7 million (around Rs 660 crore), with Vietnam Border Guard for design and construction of high speed patrol vessels.

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Constructed of aluminum alloy, the vessels are about 35 metres long and can clock a speed of 35 knots with a state-of -the-art navigation and surveillance equipment and self-defence capabilities on board.

Other source: naval-technology (http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindias-lt-wins-contract-to-build-high-speed-patrol-vessels-for-vietnam-5014725)