Cochin Shipyard recently launched the fifteenth of the 20 Fast Patrol Vessels (BY 515) being built for Indian Coast Guard.
The vessel was named ‘ICGS ARINJAY’. The shipyard also held a keel laying ceremony for the Indian Coast Guard’s sixteenth FPV.
CSL has so far delivered 12 vessels in the 20 vessel series and the thirteenth vessel is getting ready for sea trials. The twelfth vessel ICGS ANKIT was handed over to the Indian Coast Guard on April 7, 2015.
Image: Cochin Shipyard