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WorldWestern AsiaGulf of AqabaJordan
30°54.074'N, 038°26.615'E Chart icon.png
Jordan map.gif
Jordan flag.png
Capital Amman
Language Arabic, English, French
Currency Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
Time zone EET (UTC+2) , DST: EEST (UTC+3)
Calling code +962

The kingdom of Jordan on the east bank of the River Jordan is a prosperous and modern muslim nation with a population of approximately 6.4 million. The previous monarch, King Hussein (1935-1999), was known to be a Ham Radio officionado, surprising his contacts on many occasions.

Jordan's only port is in the Gulf of Aqaba, which is shared with Israel, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia.


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Harbour icon Aqaba [[Jordan#Aqaba|Aqaba]] 29°31.740'N, 034°59.870'E
Port of Entry

This is the only port of Jordan.

VHF channels 6 or 12

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

The Royal Jordan Yacht Club

The Royal Jordan Yacht Club/wiki/Jordan#The_Royal_Jordan_Yacht_Club
Marina icon The Royal Jordan Yacht Club [[Jordan#The Royal Jordan Yacht Club|The Royal Jordan Yacht Club]] 29°31.740'N, 034°59.870'E
Port of Entry

The Marina is capable of accommodating up to 160 boats of up to 25 Meters L.O.A and draught of 2.9 Meters. Yachts are moored to concrete piers, electrical power, telephone, and fresh water supplies are available, the following facilities are also available:

Floodlight, Car Park, Diesel & Petrol Pumps station, Slipway up to max. 8.5 meter boats, Travel Lift, Dry berthing and storage of boats up to 10 meters.

[email protected]; Tel: +962 (3) 2012900; Fax: +962 (3) 2012914; Mobile: Template:Fmobax; VHF channels 16 & 67
Address: PO Box 500 , Aqaba , Jordan
Hours: 24/7

Tala Bay Marina

Tala Bay Marina/wiki/Jordan#Tala_Bay_Marina
Marina icon Tala Bay Marina [[Jordan#Tala Bay Marina|Tala Bay Marina]] 29°24.550'N, 034°58.560'E
Port of Entry

Tala Bay Marina lies within the 27km coastline of Jordan, 14km south of the city of Aqaba, within the 7km of Aqaba Marine Park. Berths for 80 – 85 boats/ yachts and 1 up to 50 m, draf 3.5 m. 200 yachts/boats, complete with a harbor master building, fueling, maintenance, water and electricity supply, wireless internet, grey water pump-out and many other vessel services, as well as international entry and departure formalities.

[email protected]; Tel: +962 (7) 89444900; Fax: +962 (6) 200 0092; VHF channels 16, 88, and 77
Address: South Beach, Aqaba 77110, Jordan


There are moorings near the port and it also possible to anchor off.


Jordan has three commercial airports, all receiving and dispatching international flights.

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