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Gulf of Oman

Gulf of Oman

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The Gulf of Oman is a western extension of the Arabian Sea, positioned in the Middle East between Iran, Oman and the United Arab Emirates. It's the entrance to the Persian Gulf from the Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean,
23/12/2007
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Fujayrah Emirate

Fujayrah is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates, and the only one on the Gulf of Oman in the country's east instead of Persian Gulf (the other six emirates).The Emirate of Fujairah covers approximately about 1.4% of the area of the UAE. Fujairah ...
16 Oct 11

Mina Qabus

Small port protected by a breakwater.
27 Mar 12

Saham1

Fujairah
16 Jan 16

Sahar

alsahar
9 Jun 13

Jask

Small port.
27 Mar 12

Port Of Sohar

Port protected by a breakwater.
27 Mar 12

Chah Bahar

Small port.
27 Mar 12

Fujairah Port

Port of Fujairah (or Fujayrah) is the only multi-purpose port on the Eastern seaboard of the United Arab Emirates, approximatly 70 natuticak miles from the Straits of Hormuz.
Initial Construction of the Port started in 1978 as part of the economic development of the UAE. Full ...
16 Oct 11

Khor Fakkan port Sharjah

Khor Fakkan (or Khawr Fakkan) is a town located along the Gulf of Oman on the east coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The town is set on the picturesque bay of Khor Fakkan, which means "Creek of Two Jaws".
Khor Fakkan belongs to the emirate of Sharjah but is geographically ...
14 Oct 11

Saadiyat island (Abu Dhabi)

Saadiyat Island is a large, low lying island of 27 km², 500 metres off the coast of Abu Dhabi island to be developed.
Saadiyat Island’s Cultural District will house the world’s largest single concentration of premier cultural assets, including the Lord Norman Foster-designed ...
6 Oct 11

Palm Jebel Ali (Dubai)

Palm Jebel Ali is located near Jebel Ali port. It is the most eccentric of the  three islands at 50 km from downtown Dubai.With 17 palms, it will host marinas, Sea Village (themed amusement park and aquatic), residences ...
14 Oct 11

Yas island (Abu Dhabi)

Just off Abu Dhabi city, this emerging entertainment destination is within a 30 minute drive of the UAE capital and 50 minutes from Dubai. Here you'll find the fabulous Yas Marina Circuit - the world class motor sports race track which hosts the annual Formula 1ª Etihad Airways ...
6 Oct 11

Palm Jumeirah (Dubai)

The Palm Jumeirah, under construction since June 2001, consists of a tree trunk, a crown with 16 fronds, and a surrounding crescent island that forms an 11 kilometer-long breakwater. The island itself is 5 kilometers by 5 kilometers. It will add 78 kilometers to the ...
15 Oct 11

Gwadar

Harbor.
27 Mar 12

Yas marina and Yacht club (Abu Dhabi)

Located at the heart of Yas Marina Circuit, the marina has a capacity for 143 yachts from 10m to 90m, and additional visitor berthing for superyachts up to 150m.Mail: info@aldarmarinas.comApproach:
Enter Abu Dhabi inner-coastal waters at Mina Zayed and transit southeast through ...
6 Oct 11

Al Jazeera Port (Ras Al Khaimah)

Al Jazira port fronts Jazirat al Hamra, which was once an island but is now part of the mainland.
The port exports rock and aggregates from nearby quarries but can also handle bulk, liquid, ro-ro, container, and general cargo.Tides—Currents.—The mean maximum ...
10 Oct 11

Mina Saqr Port (Ras Al Khaimah)

Mina Saqr (Ras al Khaimahi) is an artificially-constructed harbor with deep water. The port limits include Khawr Khuwayr (Hanna). General cargo, bulk cement, container and ro-ro cargo, and petroleum products are handled in the port.
Depths—Limitations.—Loaded vessels up to ...
23 Sep 11

Dubaï Marinas

Dubai Marina is the name of a district in the heart of what might be called the New Dubai. it is located on the seafront, 30 km southwest of the downtown city of Dubai, close to Palm Jumeirah.Dubai Marina is a spectacular 3.5km man-made canal, which runs parallel to the coastline ...
15 Oct 11

Al Reem Island (Abu Dhabi)

Al Reem Island, a natural island 600 meters off the northeastern coast of Abu Dhabi island.
It is the first free zones in Abu Dhabi, where foreign nationalities can buy property as leasehold. Reem island will be easily accessible via 9 bridges that will link it to Abu Dhabi, ...
24 Sep 11

Palm Deira (Dubai)

The Palm Deira is an artificial archipelago under construction, located alongside Deira town.The largest of the three Palm Islands, Palm Deira on completion will cover an area greater than the city of Paris. Featuring 8,000 two-storey houses, villas, and town homes, it is a ...
15 Oct 11

Khawr Khasab

Port.
27 Mar 12

Jebel Ali Port

Mina Jabal Ali (Mina Jebel Ali) is a large artificial harbor and industrial harbor located about 21 miles SW of Dubayy.
Covering over 134 square kilometers (52 square miles), Port Jebel Ali is the biggest man-made harbor in the world and the biggest Middle East port. Its ...
14 Oct 11

Ajman port

The Port of Ajman is located on the Gulf coast approx 8km NE of Sharjah, on the S side of the entrance to Khawr Ajman.General overview: Numerous fishing vessels and dhows operate from the port, Containers and general cargo are handled here.The entrance channel has been dredged ...
12 Oct 11

Khalid Port (Sharjah)

Department of Seaports and Customs owns and controls the emirate’s three ports (the Port of Hamriyah, Khor Fakkan, and Khalid). The Gulftainer Company Limited was formed in 1976 to operate and manage the Sharjah Container Terminal at the Port of Khalid and the terminal at Port of ...
14 Oct 11
Local Area

Arabian Sea

Arabian Sea
The Arabian Sea is a northwestern extension of the Indian Ocean, positioned between India, Oman, Pakistan and Yemen, and Cape Guardafui in far northeastern Somalia. The sea connects with the Persian Gulf through the Gulf of Oman and the Strait of Hormuz. In the southwest, ...
23 Dec 07

Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world's oceanic divisions, covering about 20% of the Earth's water surface. It is bounded on the north by Asia (including the Indian subcontinent, after which it is named); on the west by Africa; on the east by Indochina, the Sunda Islands, ...
6 Apr 12

Masirah

Masirah (en arabe مصيرة) est une île qui fait partie de la région Ash Sharqiyah. Masirah est dotée d'une base aérienne.
8 Feb 13

Pakistan

1 Jan 70

West coast of India

Between Diu Head (from N) and Cape Rama (to S), there is the gulf of Cambay and the largest sea-port on the W coast of India, the port of Mumbai (Bombay), the largest seaport on the W coast of India.
An extensive offshore area is being developed for oil production.
Numerous ...
20 Mar 12
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