Tehran, Lt.Commander Hamad bin Ali bin Salim Al Fannah al- Araimi, from the Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) came third at the International competition for the research papers submitted to The Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation (IORARC) .

The recognition came on the sidelines of the 6th International conference for maritime security for IORARC April 22nd-25th 2018.

The award was delivered by Rear Admiral Commander of the Bangladesh Navy ( Chairman of the IORARC for the last two years in the presence of commanders of the navies of IORARC and other countries as well, in addition to a number of diplomats, leaders and decision makers.

The research paper covered the major challenges and aspirations facing maritime awareness from the perspective of exchanging information and difficulties in ensuring compatibility of communications at the IORARC members. The paper presented a model and practical steps on how to overcome these challenges.

Source: Oman News Agency