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Flash Report
Friday 04 September 2020
Waterfall at sunset
Iranian live military exercise in Gulf of Oman


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Incident Details

Incident Type: General Alert

Location: Gulf of Oman

Source: Clearwater

Incident Date: 04 Sept 2020, 0130 UTC

Lat/Long: 25° 26.00 N – 058° 20.00 E

Alert Number: 983

Incident Description

The UKMTO have been informed that a live military exercise will be carried out by Iranian forces between 0130 UTC 4th September to 1830 UTC 10th September. This will possibly include live gun, missile or rocket firing and GPS Jamming and be bounded by the following coordinates:
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
Vessels are advised to stay vigilant and report to the UKMTO should any interference be encountered on Radios, Radars or GPS equipment in this area.


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