Egyptian navy conducts naval war game

3 November 2011 (Last Updated November 3rd, 2011 04:35)

The Egyptian navy has conducted live ammunition war games, known as Sea Victory, off the coast of Alexandria, Egypt.

The Egyptian navy has conducted live ammunition war games, known as Sea Victory, off the coast of Alexandria, Egypt.

The war games included 13 exercises with participation from Marine personnel, 47 watercrafts, F-16 aircraft, Hull and SH2G warplanes, according to Almasryalyoum News.

The exercises also included new speedboats and submarines as well as tests for the new indigenous marine traffic large motorboat, the Navy 1.

The games involved simulation missions of rescuing and securing marine and commercial transport vehicles, as well as deterring potential surface-to-air and surface-to-surface rocket attacks.