Muscat: An official reception will be hosted by the The Royal Navy of Oman at the Sultan Qaboos Port on Monday to welcome the return of the RNOV “Shabab Oman II” from a voyage to Europe themed “Friendship and Peace Sail”.
The official reception will be held under the patronage of Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib Al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs.
RNOV "Shabab Oman II" sailed from Said Bin Sultan Naval Base on 30th April 2017 to Europe.
She took part in various naval festivals and competitions during which she obtained several awards and advanced positions, such as Sailing Award, the Best Marine Vessel Award and the Best Ship Crew Award.
A number of mobile exhibitions were also held on the RNOV "Shabab Oman II" while anchoring at scheduled destinations, besides taking part in many international activities and festivals.