Incident Type: - a. Maritime Alert
Region: - Indian Ocean / Gulf of Aden / IRTC
Authority/ Reported By: - UKMTO
Position: - Gulf of Oman
ADVISORY NOTICE 001/SEP/2020
1. Category: Military Exercise in GOO
2. Description: It has been reported to UKMTO that Iranian military forces will be conducting a military exercise with possible live missile, gun or rocket firing and GPS jamming between 0130 UTC 04 SEP 20 and 1830 UTC 10 SEP 20 in the Gulf of Oman in an area bounded by:
A. 25-04.44N 061-32.45E
B. 24-41.40N 061-20.19E
C. 25-01.20N 057-30.52E
D. 25-36.00N 056-46.00E
E. 26-15.35N 056-44.09E
F. 26-41.51N 056-27.48E
G. 26-57.12N 056-28.00E
H. 26-44.43N 057-03.02E and back along the coast to point A
All vessels in the vicinity are to stay vigilant and to report any incidents to UKMTO. All vessels are requested to inform UKMTO if any interference is noted on Radios/Radars/GPS.
VESSELS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING THE AREA
3. Source: Third Party reporting.
4. Any queries regarding this Advisory Notice ring 0044 2392 222060 only for further information.
Emergency Tel: +44 (0)2392 222060
Emergency Tel: +971 5055 23215