The US company SAFE Boats International announced on 8 April that it had recently completed an order for two of its 65 ft Full Cabin Inboard boats for the Tunisian Navy.

“The first boat has recently arrived in Tunisia, and the second boat is in the process of being delivered,” it said. “These new vessels will provide the Tunisian Navy with enhanced capability to conduct search-and-rescue operations and extended offshore patrols.”

These boats were acquired through the US Foreign Military Sales (FMS) system under a programme managed by the US Coast Guard (USCG). […]