Canadian Coast Guard inaugurated its newest Hero-class mid-shore patrol vessel, CCGS A. LeBlanc into the fleet. This vessel will be used mainly to enforce fisheries regulations in the St. Lawrence River and Gulf of St.
HMAS Launceston (ACPB 94) is an Armidale-class patrol boat of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). She is based in Cairns and performs border protection and fisheries protection patrols. Launceston was used for pick-up filming during the creation of the second season of Australian drama series Sea Patrol in 2008. The footage was conflated with the main footage of sister ship Broome to create the fictional HMAS Hammersley, the ship the series is set on.
The Armidale class is a class of patrol boats built for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). A fictional Armidale class boat, HMAS Hammersley, appears in the Australian military drama series Sea Patrol from the second season onwards.