RNO holds ‘Sharp Dagger’ naval drill

MUSCAT: The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) began implementing the naval drill “Sharp Dagger” at the Sea of Oman with participation of the friendly countries navies and the assistance of the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) jets. The drill comes within the framework of the RNO’s annual training plans, besides exchanging experience with friendly countries to sustain the readiness levels of the RNO fleet and personnel on various marine disciplines in a manner that comes in line with their national tasks. The naval drill began when the participating ships left Said bin Sultan’s Naval Base to mid-sea where the training drill is being implanted according to the outlined plans. — ONA