Willard Marine to Supply Patrol Boats for Ukrainian Navy
Willard Marine has received an order from the Ukrainian Navy to supply two SEA FORCE 11-meter and two SEA FORCE 7-meter aluminum patrol boats.
The contract, which includes an option for a fifth vessel, has been issued by the U.S. Navy Foreign Military Sales (FMS) office, Willard Marine announced.
President of Willard Marine, Ulrich Gottschling, said that this is their third Foreign Military Sales order for the Ukrainian Navy, adding that they have had an excellent working relationship with the Navy.
The boats will be used by the Ukrainian Navy for Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) operations.
Naval Today Staff, February 6, 2014; Image: Willard Marine