ASIS Boats was delighted to host a delegation from the Kenyan navy in Dubai last month, to take delivery of their new Military 8.0m Navy RIB Boats with Cabin.
Online PR News – 08-November-2015 – Dubai UAE – The 8.0m Navy Boats are fully customized as per the Kenyan navy requirements. It seats 8 persons shaded in a purpose made wheelhouse with a toilet cabinet at bow. This is a multi-mission boat for harbor patrol, natural resource enforcement, high-speed vessel interception, High Value Asset (HVA) force protection and riverine & coastal security operations.
Equipped with full electronics and Navigational equipments such as Radar, GPS, VHF, Siren and Whelen Police lights; the boats are perfect for long trips and with the toilet integration, it doesn’t have to operate by the shore, specially that they are certified under category “B” offshore.
These high performance military grade RIBs are powered by twin mercury Verado 200Hp outboard engines, reaching a speed of 47 Knots easily and possesses a remarkable stability & maneuverability.
These 8m Navy Boats are military-grade rigid inflatable boats (RIB) with a deep-v hull for maximum stability and non-skid deck.The full wheelhouse version of the Navy RIB Boat 8 m is capable of staying out at sea in the worst of weather whilst keeping the crew dry and comfortable. Even when the wheelhouse is omitted, a very dry ride can still enjoyed, thanks to the patented reverse chin hull design.
The speed and maneuverability of the RIBs 8.0 will allow the Kenyan navy to intercept every suspicious boat in the Kenyan waters.