Sana'a (patrol vessel)

Constructing the hull of a Yemeni patrol vessel based on a Damen Stan design.
Owner: Yemeni Coast Guard
Builder: Bollinger Shipyards
General characteristics
Length: 6.5 m (21 ft)
Speed: 25–35 knots (46–65 km/h; 29–40 mph)

Sana'a (2601) and Aden (2602) are two patrol vessels built at Bollinger Shipyards for Yemen's Coast Guard.[1][2] The vessels use the same design as the United States Coast Guard's Marine Protector-class cutters.

US vessels are, in turn, based on the Damen Stan 2600, designed by Damen Group.[3]


  1. "International Acquisition Programs". Acquisition Directorate. United States Coast Guard. 15 December 2009. Archived from the original on 2009-12-28.
  2. "Coast Guard Awards Contract to Build Two 87-foot Protector-class Coastal Patrol Boats for the Yemen Coast Guard". Acquisition Directorate (Press release). United States Coast Guard. 11 September 2009. Archived from the original on 2011-12-04. Retrieved 2011-12-04.
  3. "Two Damen Stan Patrol 2600 for Yemen". Damen Group. Archived from the original on 2011-07-20.
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