Today Harstad is only used as a coast guard vessel with many capacities. The vessel is heavily armored and can take in up to 1,000 tonnes of oil spills. It is also equipped for fire extinguishing and has a massive towing force.
- Manufacturer: Søviknes shipyard, Norway
- Dimensions: 83 metres (length) – 15,5 metres (width) – 6 metres (draught)
- Displacement: 3,130 tonnes
- Armament: One 40 mm Bofors L cannon, two 12.7 mm machine guns
- Crew: 22+
- Built: 2005