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New Self-Righting Boat Delivered To Hong Kong Pilots Association


published on 30 September 2021 17 -

Text by Baird Maritime, photo by Hin Lee Shipyard

China’s Hin Lee (Zhuhai) Shipyard has delivered a new pilot boat to the Hong Kong Pilots Association (HKPA).

The Camarc-designed Pilot 63 measures 17.3 by five metres and can reach speeds of up to 25 knots. The boat also possesses self-righting ability.

The newbuild will operate alongside sister vessel Pilot 62 in serving HKPA’s various clients.

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