Royal Navy has 14 'Archer Class'
Patrol and Training vessels, also known as P2000 Class fast patrol vessels
or fast training vessels.
The two seen here are:
- HMS Biter (P270), commissioned 1986
- HMS Charger (P292), commissioned 1986.
These vessels each have a crew of ten. They
are only 20m long and weigh 40 tons, but are classified by the Royal Navy
as ships. They are the smallest ships in the Royal Navy.