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A marginal sea of the northern Indian Ocean between the Arabian Peninsula and India

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Arabian Sea: A marginal sea of the northern Indian Ocean between the Arabian Peninsula and India
The Arabian Sea is a region of the northern Indian Ocean bounded on the north by Pakistan, Iran, and the Gulf of Oman, on the west by the Gulf of Aden, Guardafui Channel and the Arabian Peninsula, on the southeast by the Laccadive Sea, on the southwest by the Somali Sea, and on the east by India. Its total area is 3,862,000 km2 (1,491,000 sq mi) and its maximum depth is 4,652 meters (15,262 ft). The Gulf of Aden in the west connects the Arabian Sea to the Red Sea through the strait of Bab-el-Mandeb, and the Gulf of Oman is in the northwest, connecting it to the Persian Gulf.

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Watch: Indian Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile [Video]

Watch: Indian Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

Indian Navy successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile on October 18. It was fired from Indian Navy's indigenously-built stealth destroyer INS Chennai. The missile hit the target..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:05Published
Watch: Indian Navy test fires BrahMos Anti-Ship Supersonic Cruise Missile [Video]

Watch: Indian Navy test fires BrahMos Anti-Ship Supersonic Cruise Missile

Indian Navy successfully tested the BrahMos Anti-Ship Supersonic Cruise Missile during ongoing naval drills of the Western fleet on October 18. The cruise missile was successfully test fired from the..

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Watch: India, Japan naval exercise concludes in northern Arabian Sea [Video]

Watch: India, Japan naval exercise concludes in northern Arabian Sea

The 4th edition of India-Japan maritime bilateral exercise JIMEX, between the Indian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF), completed three days of exercise, on Monday. It was held in..

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Message to China as India, Japan hold joint navy exercise with warfare drills [Video]

Message to China as India, Japan hold joint navy exercise with warfare drills

Indian and Japanese Navies conducted joint military exercise in North Arabian Sea. Weapon firing, anti-submarine, and air warfare drills were part of the joint naval exercise. The exercise is..

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India, Japan hold joint maritime exercise JIMEX-2020 in North Arabian Sea [Video]

India, Japan hold joint maritime exercise JIMEX-2020 in North Arabian Sea

Indian Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) ships conducted operations in close formation at JIMEX-2020. JIMEX-2020 is the 4th edition of India-Japan Maritime bilateral exercise. The..

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Watch: INS Talwar undertakes refueling with US Navy tanker in Arabian Sea [Video]

Watch: INS Talwar undertakes refueling with US Navy tanker in Arabian Sea

Indian warship INS Talwar undertook refueling with US Navy tanker USNS Yukon in Northern Arabian Sea. It was done under the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA). The defence agreement..

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Watch: INS Talwar on mission-based deployment undertakes refueling with US Navy tanker [Video]

Watch: INS Talwar on mission-based deployment undertakes refueling with US Navy tanker

Indian Navy Ship Talwar on mission-based deployment in Northern Arabian Sea undertook refueling with US Navy Fleet Tanker USNS Yukon under Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement (LEMOA). LEMOA..

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