Five patrol boats launched for Royal Thai Navy

Two Royal Thai Navy patrol boats in use
Two Royal Thai Navy patrol boats in use

On July 25, Marsun launched five new patrol boats for the Royal Thai Navy.

The vessels have an approximate deadweight of 45 tonnes, length of 21.4 metres, width of 5.56 metres and depth of 3.15 metres.

The have a maximum speed of 30 knots and can accommodate nine crew members at sea for at least 24 hours.

Once delivered, the boats will be stationed in the Coast Guard Squadron, where they will be used to detect, intercept, patrol and prevent marine and coastal infiltration.

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