Al-Ofouq Class (Fearless)

ST Marine Delivers Third Patrol Vessel for Oman, Names Fourth

Singapore Technologies Marine Ltd (ST Marine), the marine arm of Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering), today held the Interim Delivery and Acceptance ceremony for the third Patrol Vessel (PV), RNOV Sadh, together with the Naming Ceremony for the fourth PV, RNOV Khassab, built for the Royal Navy of Oman (RNO). The Guest-of-Honour was the Commander of the Royal Navy of Oman, Rear Admiral (RADM) Abdullah bin Khamis bin Abdullah al-Raisi. The contract for the design and build of the four Al-Ofouq class of […]

Oman’s Navy Chief Outlines Latest Service Priorities

The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) is making good progress in renewing its surface fleet, although the navy’s chief notes that more is to be done as the service seeks to enhance its capability for securing Oman’s maritime interests in an increasingly dynamic operating environment. Speaking to IHS Jane’s at the interim acceptance ceremony for […]

Royal Navy of Oman Names First Al-Ofouq Patrol Vessel

The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) held a naming ceremony for the first-of-four Al-Ofouq-class patrol vessels at ST Marine, Singapore on 14 October. The patrol ship with pennant number Z 20 has been named RNOV Al-Seeb after an Omani town near Muscat. According to RNO commander Rear Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis bin Abdullah al-Raisi, the […]