Pakistan Maritime Security Agency
Operations Room / MRCC
Tel : +92-21-99214624
Fax : +92-21-99214625
Email : hqmsa@cyber.net.pk
  : mrccpmsa@cyber.net.pk
SAFE BOATS (FAST RESPONSE BOATS)

PMSA inducted 09 X Fast Response Boats from USA. FRBs are propelled by dual Caterpillar C-9 Accert Marine Engines with 02 X J-322 Hamilton Water Jets. The Boats are highly seaworthy which can acquire a maximum speed of 35-40 Knots depending upon sea state. For navigation purposes state of the art NAVAIDS are installed including Furuno Radar, NAVNET Electronic Plotter, Depth Sounder, Magnetic Compass, GPS, VHF and Heading Sensor.

FRBs are extensively utilized in fulfilling PMSA roles and tasks comprising SAR, Antinarcotics Operations, patrolling, Surveillance and Enforcing Maritime Sovereignity & Jurisdiction.

CHARACTERISTICS
  Name : Fast Response Boats (FRBs)
  Displacement in Tons : 14 Tons
  Dimension in Feet (Meters) : 45 Feet (13 meters)
  Main Machinery : 02 in no C-9 Caterpillar Accert Marine Engines
  Range in Miles : 70+ NM
  Complement : 04 in no
  Guns : 02 MG1A3
  Radars : FURUNO Radar
     
MISSION
"To assert and enforce national jurisdiction and sovereignty in all Maritime zones and to protect
Pakistan's Maritime interests."