Ukrainian Special Forces orders Sea Force 1100 boats

According to information published by Militarnyi on October 11, 2023, the Ukrainian special forces have placed an order for Sea Force 1100 boats through a charitable initiative, aiming to enhance their operational capabilities.
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Russian Vyborg Shipyard laid the Purga ice class coastguard ship of project 23550 925 001 SEA FORCE 1100 boat. (Picture source: Willard Marine)

The Main Intelligence Directorate of Ukraine's Ministry of Defense revealed that entrepreneur Felix Volkov has generously donated his Porsche Panamera S e-Hybrid for a charity raffle. This initiative aims to raise 15 million hryvnias for the purchase of the Sea Force 1100 boats.

Andriy Yusov from the Main Intelligence Directorate emphasized the critical need for these boats, highlighting their role in ensuring mission success and addressing potential threats.

The Sea Force 1100, produced by the American company Willard Marine Incorporated, offers updated specifications. The boat measures 11.07 meters in length, 3.60 meters in width, and has a base weight of 5,765 kg.

When fully loaded, it weighs approximately 15,778 kg. The vessel is powered by a 6.7-liter Cummins QSB engine and can reach speeds of up to 44 knots, accommodating up to 26 crew members. The Sea Force 1100 is available in both fiberglass and aluminum variants.