Search and Rescue Vessels “Dost” and “Umut” Are Ready For Duty

Date: Issue 43 - May 2013


Two out of the four search and rescue vessels, the TCSG “Dost” and the TCSG “Umut,”  built by RMK Marine for the Coast Guard Command for search and rescue, patrol against smuggling, sea pollution and the struggle against illegal elements, were delivered to the Coast Guard Command with a ceremony. The search and rescue vessels will undertake duties in all Turkish coasts. The last two vessels, the TCSG “Güven” and the TCSG “Yaşam,” undergoing tests, are planned to be delivered during 2013.