Bollinger Shipyards delivers 13th cutter to Coast Guard

April 15, 2015 10:32 AM

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Louisiana-based Bollinger Shipyards has delivered the Richard Dixon, the 13th Fast Response Cutter, to the U.S. Coast Guard.

The Courier reports (http://bit.ly/1CGHGwC) Bollinger used a design based on the Damen Stan Patrol Boat 4708 to build the 154-foot craft. It has a flank speed of 28 knots; state-of-the-art command, control, communications and computer technology; and a stern launch system. Senior Coast Guard officia...

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