UKMTO NOTICE 001-NOV-20

Sea Guardian Maritime Security Updates

Category: Military Exercise in PERSIAN GULF EAST OF LARAK. Description: It has been reported to UKMTO that Iranian military forces are conducting a military exercise with live firings. Between 0430 and 0930 UTC 02 NOV 20 in the area bounded by: A. 2615N 05706E B. 2615N 05648E C. 2635N 05628E D. 2645N 05635E E. 2645N 05624E F. 2657N 05628E All …

Tanker stowaways: ‘Hijacking’ ends after special forces storm ship

Sea Guardian Maritime Security Updates

Tanker stowaways: ‘Hijacking’ ends after special forces storm ship The suspects were detained on board the Nave Andromeda Seven people were detained when military forces stormed a tanker suspected to have been hijacked off the Isle of Wight. Sixteen members of the Special Boat Service (SBS) ended a 10-hour standoff which started when stowaways on board the Liberian-registered Nave Andromeda …

UKMTO NOTICE 001/SEP/2020

Sea Guardian Maritime Security Updates

UKMTO NOTICE 001/SEP/2020 1.         Category: MILITARY OPERATION   2.         Description: MILITARY OPERATION – released on behalf of COMBINED MARITIME FORCES – BAHRAIN A Maritime Security Operation (Focused Operation) will be conducted by Combined Task Force (CTF) 151 in areas off the Somali Coast, Socotra Gap and in the vicinity of the IRTC between 1 and 7 …