Those four new GC cutters will be a modified variant of the recently commissioned MSA01.
Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Photos of the day: MSA 01, the new flag ship of the Maritime Safety Administration launched.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
China to commission MSA01 in May 2012.
At the cost of 350 million Yuan, this new class of patrol ship features a top speed of 20.4 knots and with endurance of 10,000 nautical miles at 16 knots cruising speed. In addition to the 200 people rescue capacity, a fully equipped medical operation room is also provisioned .