Friday, March 17, 2017

U.K. Border Force HMC Valiant calls at Valletta Port

The United Kingdom's Border Force 42m customs cutter HMC Valiant sailed into Valletta Port (the Grand Harbour) this afterrnoon on a courtesy visit.

UKBF 42m Customs Cutter is a class of four patrol vessels, derived from the Dutch Damen Stan Patrol 4207 design. 

HMC Valiant is presently berthing alongside at Bezzina Ship Repair Yard (Coal wharf), and she's expected to sail from Valletta Port in the first week of May after maintenance. (17-Mar-2017)