Fast Response Cutter
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The Coast Guard accepted delivery of the 25th fast response cutter (FRC), Jacob Poroo, in Key West, Florida, Sept. 5, 2017.
The Coast Guard commissioned the 23rd FRC, Benjamin Dailey, at its Pascagoula, Mississippi, homeport July 4, 2017.
The Coast Guard accepted delivery of the 24th FRC, Oliver Berry, in Key West, Florida, June 27, 2017.
The Coast Guard awarded a $289 million contract option to Bollinger Shipyards of Lockport, Louisiana, June 9, 2017, for the production of FRCs 39-44.
The fast response cutter is capable of deploying independently to conduct missions that include port, waterways and coastal security; fishery patrols; search and rescue; and national defense.