Pakistan Navy warships, submarine dock at middle eastern port

Pakistan Navy warships, submarine dock at middle eastern port

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy has started to enhance its strategic outreach in the region with Naval submarines and war ships visiting different friendly countries ports in the region.

Recently Pakistan Navy warship have visited Pacific ocean countries and held joint naval exercises with Chinese counterpart.

Now Pakistan Navy (PN) warships and submarine have reached Muscat as part of training visit, said a statement from PN.

The flotilla comprised the submarine PNS Hurmat, sail ship PNS Rahnaward and support ship PNS Rasadgar.

During the visit, the mission commander and commanding officers of the PN ships and submarines held important meetings with various Royal Navy of Oman officers.

"The visit was aimed at improving interoperability and strengthening of bilateral ties between the two navies and creating opportunities for learning from each other's experiences.

The visit also afforded the crews and officers of the navy flotilla to hold professional interactions with personnel from RNO.

Commodore Altaf Hussain commanded the flotilla as mission commander during the port visit.