US Navy to Get Two More Mk VI Patrol Boats from SBI

first_imgBack to overview,Home naval-today US Navy to Get Two More Mk VI Patrol Boats from SBI View post tag: SBI US Navy to Get Two More Mk VI Patrol Boats from SBI July 24, 2015 View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Naval Share this article View post tag: twocenter_img View post tag: MK VI Patrol Boats View post tag: US Navy Authorities View post tag: americas View post tag: Navy US Navy ordered two additional Mk VI Patrol Boats (Mk VI PB) from SAFE Boats International (SBI).This brings the total number of Mk VI boats to be built by SAFE Boats to 12.The Mk VI PB is the Navy’s next generation Patrol Boat and will become a part of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Command’s (NECC) fleet of combatant craft. NECC will utilize the Mk VI PB to provide operational commanders a capability to patrol littoral areas beyond sheltered harbors and bays, and into less sheltered open water out to the Departure Sea Area (DSA) for the purpose of force protection of friendly and coalition forces and critical infrastructure.[mappress mapid=”16558″]Image: SAFE Boatslast_img

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