The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will hand over to the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force; Coast Guard Service the newest and latest Coast Guard vessel SVG 05 Baliceaux to add to its fleet at the SVG Coast Guard Service.
It is the only Medical Evacuation Vessel within the Regional Security System (RSS) membership countries.
This historic occasion will culminate on Thursday, October 15, 2020, at the Coast Guard Base, Calliaqua commencing at 10:00 am
The handing over ceremony will feature remarks from:
- Coast Commander – Mr. Brenton Cain
- Commissioner of Police – Mr. Colin John
- Chief Medical Officer – Mr. Roger Duncan
The feature address will be delivered by Prime Minister and Minister of National Security, Dr. the Honourable Ralph E. Gonsalves.