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CANTERBURY-class multi-role vessel

Country of Origin: New Zealand

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 Name          Hull No.    Keel laid        Launched        Commissioned      Status
 CANTERBURY    L-421       Sept. 6, 2005    Feb. 11, 2006   June 12, 2007     Active


The CANTERBURY multi-role vessel (MRV) is an amphibious platform capable of several missions, including cargo and troop portage; helicopter operations; and exclusive economic zone patrol and response. It is part of New Zealand's Project Protector program.

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