The Pentagon said the United States will supply Ukraine with six Mark VI patrol boats, worth about $85 million.
A statement issued by the Pentagon stated that production of the Mark VI boats is expected to be completed in 2025. He added that the current contract provides for the design, production and supply of “six Mark VI patrol boats, in addition to the production of two spare boats.” “. And confirmed that the value of the contract is 84.25 million dollars. In the summer of 2020, the US State Department approved the sale to Ukraine of no more than 16 Mark VI patrol boats and necessary equipment for $600 million.
In particular, the Ukrainian government has submitted an order to the United States for the purchase of no more than 16 Mark VI patrol boats, 32 MSI Seahawk A2 remote-controlled machine guns, 20 infrared optoelectronic radars, and 16 identification systems. on friends or foes, 40 МК44 light machine guns, and other military equipment, as well as boat maintenance services.