Motorboat & Yachting: Ferretti Security and Defence will launch debut model FSD195 this summer from a new division of the Italian yard.
The new range of high-tech naval platforms has been commissioned by the Italian government, and it boast a top speed of 50 knots and a maximum range of 400 miles.
The new 65ft defence boat will be used to protect Italy’s coastline by security patrol.
“It is my pleasure to welcome the advent of an Italian company like Ferretti Group in the Security and Defence sector, which is vitally important for our country.”, said Interior minister Angelino Alfano.
FSD195 is under construction and Ferretti Security and Defence are also going to produce other designs for a range of vessels from 40ft-116ft with the Ferretti design hallmarks, with an elegant profile and smooth flowing lines.
“FSD’s mission is to develop vessels whose performance and efficiency meet the challenging demands faced by those who guarantee the safety of our waters, an issue that has always been associated with all of the operations undertaken by our group.”, said Alberto Galassi, CEO of Ferretti Group.
The Ferretti Security and Defence 195 is due for launch this summer.