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In November Damen Shipyards Galati launched Baía Farta, a new Fishery Re- search Vessel (FRV) 7417 for the Ango- lan Ministry of Fisheries. The vessel’s sponsor was Dra. Isabel Cristóvão, di- rector of Gabinete de Estudos, Planea- mento e Estatística.
The FRV 7417 is suited to various purposes, including hydrographic op- erations, acoustics research, pelagic and demersal trawling, plankton, water, en- vironmental and geographical sampling, oil recovery and emergency towing operations. Baía Farta boasts a number of state-of-the-art features, the builder
Photo: Damen said. The FRV has Silent A/F/R Class notation. Close attention is being paid
Baía Farta features a basic design from Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding in to the design, construction and out