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A NIGERIAN NAVY OCEA FPB72 MK.II PATROL CRAFT PHOTOGRAPHED (PRE-DELIVERY) IN FRANCE

An OCEA FPB72 Mk.II patrol craft seen here undergoing trials in France, last year. The Nigerian Navy commissioned three units of this vessel, alongside two additional units of Shaldag Fast Attack Craft in February, 2013. PHOTO CREDIT: SHIPSPOTTING

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NIGERIAN NAVY COMMISSION 2 MORE UNITS OF SHALDAG MK.II AND 3 UNITS OF OCEA FPB 72 MK.II PATROL CRAFT

SHALDAG Mk.II Fast Patrol Craft OCEA FPB 72 Mk.II Coastal Patrol Craft PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIAN NAVY

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NIGERIA STRENGTHEN MARITIME SECURITY; NAVY COMMISSION FIVE SHALDAG AND OCEA PATROL CRAFT..59 OFFICERS AND MEN TRAINED TO MAN PLATFORMS

Rear view shot of all three OCEA patrol craft with pennant numbers P175, P176 and P177 (Photo Credit: VOICE OF NIGERIA) VOICE OF NIGERIA Posted on Febuary 11, 2013 Chiamaka Ikechuku Lagos The Nigerian Navy has commissioned five fast patrol … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN NAVY COMMISSION TWO SHALDAG MK.II FAST PATROL CRAFT, THREE OCEA FPB 72 MK.II COASTAL PATROL CRAFT INTO SERVICE

Nigerian Navy Shaldag Mk.II Fast Patrol Interceptor Craft One of the OCEA FPB 72 Mk.II coastal patrol craft commissioned today in Lagos (Photo Credit: Mer et Marine) BEEGEAGLE’S BLOG 11 February, 2013 The Nigerian Navy today at the Apapa Naval … Continue reading

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NIGERIA’S NEW 24 METRE OCEA(FRANCE) FPB 72 MK.II PATROL CRAFT COULD BE TASKED WITH COUNTERPIRACY/ANTI-BUNKERING INTERDICTION ROLES

The layout of the aft deck and that telling SBS-type RHIB for commando raids, strongly reminiscent of the stealth Sea Eagle Mk.II Offshore Patrol Craft, are both indicative of this possibility. The Nigerian Navy shall also be taking delivery of … Continue reading

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