Gulf of Oman


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a gulf in the northwestern Arabian Sea, connected with the Persian Gulf by the Strait of Hormuz. It is about 450 km long and has a maximum width of 330 km and a maximum depth of 3,694 m. The largest port on the gulf is Muscat in Oman.

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Upon completion of PASSEX, PNS Khaibar has proceeded towards its deployment area in Gulf of Oman to resume Regional Maritime Security Patrol.
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