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Cutter Boats

For more photos of the Cutter Boats, visit image gallery on Flickr.


The Coast Guard placed a delivery order for one long range interceptor-II and standard delivery items, worth approximately $1.1 million, with MetalCraft Marine US Incorporated of Cape Vincent, New York, April 10, 2018.

The Coast Guard released a request for proposal (RFP) Jan. 16, 2018, for design, construction and support of a new fleet of cutter boats-large. The RFP is available here.

  Program Information                       



Long Range Interceptor-II

The LRI-II extends the NSC’s and other host vessels’ mission reach, providing high-speed pursuit, interdiction and rescue capabilities.


  • Length: 35 feet
  • Maximum Speed: 40 knots
  • Range: 240 nautical miles

Over the Horizon-IV

The OTH-IV is the quick response boat for the NSC and other host vessels.


  • Length: 26 feet
  • Maximum Speed: 40 knots
  • Range: 200 nautical miles