Dennis A. Amith

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The One about the Akitsushima PLH32 and the Japan Coast Guard Museum

For those walking through the area of Minato Mirai area (nearest to the Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse) in Yokohama, one is sure to see the Shikishima Class PLH (Patrol Vessel Large with Helicopter) vessel, the Akitsushima PLH32. Laid down in 2011 and launched in July 2012, the Akitsushima PLH32 was commissioned by the Japan Coast Guard on November 28, 2013. Next to the ship is the Japan Coast Guard Museum which opened back in 2004 […]