These are only some of the ships to be built.
Arctic/Offshore Patrol Ships (6 to 8 vessels)
The Arctic/offshore patrol ships will conduct armed sea-borne surveillance in Canada's waters, including in the Arctic. They will enhance the government's ability to assert Canadian sovereignty and provide surveillance and support to other government departments. Further information is available on the arctic offshore patrol ships website.
Joint Support Ships (2 vessels with the option of 1 additional)
The joint support ships are a critical component for achieving success in both international and domestic Canadian Forces missions, as laid out in the Canada First Defence Strategy. The ships will increase the range and endurance of naval task groups,
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