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Thumrait Air Base

Thumrait Air Base
Oman

 • AC-130 aerial gunships, Commando Solo psychological warfare aircraft and other support planes operate from this base.

 • Some U.S. special warfare units are also reportedly at this base, some 50 miles inland from the Arabian Sea.



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