The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) officially received the third and final Project Khareef corvette in a ceremony held in Portsmouth, United Kingdom, on 28 May, announced manufacturer BAE Systems.

Al-Rasikh will now sail to Devonport, where her crew will complete a training programme with the UK Royal Navy before departing for Oman.

The vessel’s two sister ships, Al-Shamikh and Al-Rahmani , will begin final sea-acceptance trials in Oman this summer, during which they will demonstrate their ability to perform in high temperatures, according to BAE Systems. […]