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Pre Arrival:  Overview | Location | Charts | Limits   ...
Arrival:  Approach | Pilots | Anchor
Communications:  Pratique | Pre-Arrival | VHF | VTS/Radar
Berthing Ops:  Tugs | Berths
Cargo:  Bulk | Containers | Cruise | Other | Tankers   ...
Pollution:  Ballast | Pollution | Waste | Slops
Facilities:  Medical | Water | Fuel | Chandler | Services   ...
Security:  Police etc | Security | Piracy | Regs
Local Info:  Weather
Shore:  Consuls | Tel. | Airport | Connections | Banks
Crew:  Missions
Report:  Report

Summary

Max. Size:  Containers:  Displacement 84,000 tonnes., draft 15.0 m. Ro-Ro:  Displacement 35,000 tonnes, LOA 180 m., draft 10.3 m. Bulk:  Displacement 100,000 tonnes. Tankers:  Displacement 406,000 tonnes, LOA 370 m., draft 24.0 m. Gas:  Displacement 406,000 tonnes, LOA 370 m., draft 24.0 m.
Fuel:  Available.
Airport:  Aqaba Int'l, 15 km.
Repairs/Drydocks:  Minor repairs possible.
Medical:  Facilities available.

JOAQJ

OVERVIEW:  The only port in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Comprises Middle Port, Southern (Industrial) Port and Aqaba New Port
Middle Port handles cement, containers, livestock, rice, vegetable oil and passenger vessels. Southern (Industrial) Port handles bulk, chemicals, fertiliser, LPG, livestock, potash, salt, sulphur and timber. Aqaba New Port development just immediately south of the Southern Port is to replace the original Main Port.
Port services, such as VTS, pilotage, tugs, garbage collection and fresh water supply are provided by Aqaba Port Marine Services Company.
LOCATION:  Southern Jordan on the north shore of the Gulf of Aqaba, on the Red Sea.
Middle Port in position 29° 28.0′ N, 034° 58.5′ E, Southern Port and Aqaba New Port in position 29° 22.5′ N, 034° 58.0′ E.
CHARTS:  BA Charts No. 12 and 801.
Publications:  BA Red Sea and Gulf of Aden Pilot, NP 64.
PORT LIMITS:  The southern limit of the