Guardians of the Keys
To protect the public, the environment, and U.S. interests in support of homeland security.
Achieve operational excellence through people and leadership.
USCGC KNIGHT ISLAND
(WPB 1348) is the 48th "Island" Class Cutter to join the fleet and is named
after an island in Prince William Sound, AK. The cutter was built by
Bollinger Machine Shop and Shipyard in Lockport, LA. The cutter's design is
based on the internationally known Vosper Thornycroft Patrol Boats of Great
Britain. Although built primarily as a law enforcement platform,
KNIGHT ISLAND is considered a multi-mission resource.
Length: 110 feet
Beam: 21 feet
Displacement: 168 tons
Power Plant: 2 Caterpillar diesel engines
USCG SECTOR KEY WEST
100 TRUMBO ROAD
KEY WEST, FL 33040-6655