Sea Platforms

Tunisian Navy receives third Damen OPV

20 August 2018

The Tunisian Navy has received the third of four new Damen-built Multi Service Offshore Patrol Vessel 1400 (MSOPV 1400) series offshore patrol vessels (OPVs).

Hannon (P 612) set sail from Galati in Romania on 11 August, according to AIS data, and arrived in Tunisia one week later on 17 August.

Imagery of the ship taken as it transited the Bosphorus Strait in Turkey on 12 August shows that Hannon has a different configuration to the first two ships of the class, Jugurtha (P 610) and Syphax (P 611).

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