Sea Platforms

Colombia, Honduras sign deal for naval interceptors

26 October 2018

The Colombian and Honduran governments signed an agreement for the construction of two naval interceptors for the Central American nation.

The vessels will be manufactured by the Colombian state-run company Corporación de Ciencia y Tecnología para el Desarrollo de la Industria Naval, Marítima y Fluvial (COTECMAR), the company announced on 23 October. The vessels’ multimission interceptors are Multi-Mission Interceptor (MMI) 35s, which are produced by SAFE Boats International.

COTECMAR and SAFE signed an agreement on March 2017 that enables the co-production of “SAFE models already in use in Central and South America, such as the Defender, Apostle, and Full Cabin jet boats along with its most recently introduced Multi-Mission Interceptor”, according to a SAFE March 2017 statement.

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