Coast Guard Ship C-402 commissioned at Naval Dockyard in Mumbai

Indian Coast Guard Ship C-402, the second of the series of 36 Interceptor boats designed and built by L&T, Surat was commissioned at Naval Dockyard in Mumbai

  • 30 m long Interceptor Boat with 90 tonnes displacement
  • Max. speed of 45 knots
  • Fitted with state-of-the-art navigation and communication equipment and medium range armament.
  • Designed for high speed interception, close-coast patrol, low-intensity maritime operations, Search & Rescue and maritime surveillance.

With commissioning of Indian Coast Guard Ship C-402, force level of the Indian Coast Guard has raised to 82 ships as well as boats and the target is to double this force by 2018.

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