KARACHI: The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) on Wednesday organised an exercise Barracuda-IX. The sea phase of the exercise was held in North Arabian Sea near Karachi, said a press release. During the exercise, gear was laid practically by participant ships/boats of Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency, Karachi Port Trust, Port Qasim Authority, BYCO Petroleum Pakistan and relevant stakeholders. Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Haider Zaidi, PMSA Director General Rear Admiral Zakaur Rehman, various heads and representatives of various government/civic organisations and foreign observers attended the sea phase of the exercise. Ships, aircraft and helicopters from Pakistan Maritime Security, Pakistan Navy, KPT Tug, BYCO Tug and Port Qasim Authority Tug participated in sea phase.
Source: Pakistan Today December 05, 2018 18:56 UTC