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10/19/2020 12:49 PM

MUARA, Saturday, 17 October 2020- Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) held the opening ceremony for Dikir Maulud 1442H / 2020M celebrations today at the Surau Al-Huda, RBN.

Publish Date: 10/17/2020
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10/16/2020 10:21 AM

MUARA, Thursday, 15 October 2020 – A promotion ceremony for 28 Junior Non-Commissioned Officers of the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) was held at the Dewan Serbaguna RBN. A total of 28 personnel were promoted consisting of 13 personnel promoted to Petty Officers, 4 promoted to Leading Hand and 11 promoted to Able Rate.

Publish Date: 10/15/2020
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10/14/2020 2:45 PM

MUARA, Monday, 12 October 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) held a Handover Ceremony between Captain Haji Mohammad Sarif Pudin bin Matserudin, the outgoing Acting Fleet Commander of RBN, with Commander Khairil bin Haji Abdul Rahman, the incoming Fleet Commander of RBN at Fleet Headquarters, Muara Naval Base.

Publish Date: 10/12/2020
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10/12/2020 2:43 PM

MUARA, Thursday, 08 October 2020 – Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) received an away day visit from the Supply Chain Management 4 (SCM 4) department of the Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP) which consist of 57 officers and staff led by Mr Faustino F Santana, Senior Manager of the Supply Chain Management 4.

Publish Date: 10/8/2020
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10/8/2020 9:44 AM

MUARA, Tuesday, 06 October 2020 - The Commander of Royal Brunei Navy (RBN), First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili @ Suhaily convened with Vice Admiral Giovanni Carlo Bacordo, Flag Officer in Command, Philippine Navy during a video teleconference meeting. 

Publish Date: 10/6/2020
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10/5/2020 9:22 PM

MUARA, Monday, 05 October 2020 – Major General (U) Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sahat, Commander of Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) made his introductory visit to the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) today. 

Publish Date: 10/5/2020
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10/8/2020 9:29 AM

MUARA, Friday, 02 October 2020 – The Leading Hand Leadership Course 02/2020 ended today with a closing ceremony held at Nakhoda Hall, Naval Training Centre (NTC). 

Publish Date: 10/2/2020
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9/27/2020 7:19 PM

MUARA, Friday, 25 September 2020 – Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) welcomed the return of KDB DARULEHSAN at Jetty Bravo, Muara Naval base after having successfully participated in the largest multi-lateral maritime exercise, 27th Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2020, that was conducted in Hawaii, United States of America (USA) from 17-31 August. 

Publish Date: 9/25/2020
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9/27/2020 7:31 PM

MUARA, Friday, 25 September 2020 – The Intermediate Course M2 Marine and Weapon Engineering  ended today with a closing ceremony held at Nakhoda Hall, Naval Training Centre (NTC).

Publish Date: 9/25/2020
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9/27/2020 7:40 PM

BANGKOK, Thailand, Friday, 25 September 2020 – Thai National Defence College, National Defence Studies Institute, Royal Thai Armed Forces ended the National Defence Course Class 62 at NDC hall with a remark by General Chaichan Changmongkol, Thailand Deputy Minister of Defence. Present as the Guest of honor was General Pornpipat Benyasri, Chief of Defence Forces, Royal Thai Armed Forces.

Publish Date: 9/25/2020
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9/24/2020 9:23 AM

MUARA, Saturday, 19 September 2020 – A total of 226kg of trash collected at Pantai Muara in conjunction with the International Coastal Clean Up 2020.

Publish Date: 9/19/2020
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9/23/2020 3:38 PM

MUARA, Thursday, 17 September 2020 – A promotion ceremony for 25 Senior Non-Commissioned Officers (NCO) of the Royal Brunei Navy was held at the Warrant Officers', Chief Petty Officers' and Petty Officers' Mess, RBN. Of the 25 personnel, 2 promoted to Acting Warrant Officer 1, 1 promoted to Acting Warrant Officer 2, 10 personnel promoted to Sub Warrant Officer 2, 5 personnel promoted to Sub Chief Petty Officer and 7 promoted to Acting Chief Petty Officer. 

Publish Date: 9/17/2020
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9/23/2020 3:35 PM

MUARA, Thursday, 10 September 2020 - The Force Sergeant Major, Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Warrant Officer 1 Awang Rashid bin Haji Abdul Rahman made a farewell call to the Commander of Royal Brunei Navy, First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili @ Suhaily at the Royal Brunei Navy Headquarters. In attendance during the meeting were the RBN Sergeant Major and Fleet Sergeant Major.
Publish Date: 9/10/2020
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9/8/2020 2:40 PM

MUARA, Monday, 07 September 2020. The Exercise Planning Conference for Maritime Training Activity SEAGULL between Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) and Philippine Navy (PN), hosted by the Royal Brunei Navy was held today at MNCC via video conference.

Publish Date: 9/7/2020
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9/21/2020 2:29 PM

MUARA, Monday, 07 September 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) Officers' Mess held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today, at the Wardroom of the Officers' Mess. Attending the event as the Guest of Honour was First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhailee @Suhaily, Commander RBN as well as Officers of RBN's Executive Committee, Senior Officers and other mess members. 

Publish Date: 9/7/2020
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9/8/2020 4:03 PM

HAWAII, USA, Friday, 04 September 2020- KDB DARULEHSAN sets sail from Joint Base Pearl Harbour-Hickam (JBPHH), Hawaii United States of America (USA) on her return journey back to Negara Brunei Darussalam after successfully participating in RIMPAC 2020. BRP JOSE RIZAL, Philippine Navy and USS CHUNG HOON, United States Navy sailed together with KDB DARULEHSAN in a convoy for a Post RIMPAC group sail to conduct passage exercise enroute to Guam. The objective of this group sail is to further enhance defence diplomacy and interoperability between participating navies.

Publish Date: 9/4/2020
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9/5/2020 10:07 PM

​HAWAII, USA, Saturday, 29 August 2020 – The Royal Brunei Navy's vessel Kapal Diraja Brunei (KDB) DARULEHSAN marks a special juncture in history when it launched its MM40 BII EXOCET Missile at the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF), Hawaii, in the Live Firing Event 'Sinking Exercise' (SINKEX) serial whilst participating in the RIMPAC 2020 Exercise. 

Publish Date: 8/29/2020
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8/24/2020 10:36 AM

​MUARA, Friday, 21 August 2020 – Basic General Mechanic (GM143) Weapon and Marine Course closing ceremony was held at the Nakhoda Hall of Naval Training Centre (NTC), Royal Brunei Navy (RBN).

Publish Date: 8/21/2020
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8/21/2020 8:25 AM

MUARA, Wednesday, 19 August 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) celebrated the ushering of a new Hijrah Year 1442 during the evening at Surau Al-Huda, Muara Naval Base.

Publish Date: 8/19/2020
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8/17/2020 9:32 AM

BRUNEI, Sunday, 16 August 2020 - The RIDGEBURY KATHERINE Z, a tanker owned by Ridgebury Tankers rescued eight fishermen from a capsized boat approximately three nautical miles North-West off Maharajalela oilrig. Initial reports stated that the tanker sighted the semi submerged boat at 1600H and immediately rescued its passengers, which comprised of seven locals and one from Pontianak, Indonesia.

Publish Date: 8/16/2020
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8/14/2020 11:17 AM

MUARA, Friday, 14 August 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) has held a Surah Yaasiin and Tahlil reading ceremony as well as the presentation of donations to RBN officers and personnel whose family members have passed away. Present as the guest of honor is First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili @ Suhaily, the Commander of Royal Brunei Navy. Also in attendance during the ceremony were senior officers, officers and other ranks.

Publish Date: 8/14/2020
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8/21/2020 6:06 PM

BOLKIAH GARRISON, Friday 14 August 2020 - The closing ceremony for Fire Marshall and Fire Warden Course series 1/2020 was conducted at Fire and Safety Services Headquarters, Combat Support Services (CSS) Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF), Bolkiah Garrison.

Publish Date: 8/14/2020
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8/14/2020 11:12 AM

HAWAII, USA, Thursday, 13 August 2020 – KDB DARULEHSAN safely arrived Joint Base Pearl Harbour-Hickam, Hawaii from Guam to participate in the Rim of the Pacific Exercise 2020 (RIMPAC 20). KDB DARULEHSAN was warmly welcomed at the jetty by Captain Jay Steingold, RIMPAC Exercise Director, Assistant Chief of Staff N5/7 US THIRD Fleet, Captain Jeff Bernard, Commander of Joint Base Pearl Harbour-Hickam, as well as members of the lead planning team of Exercise RIMPAC 20.

Publish Date: 8/13/2020
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8/13/2020 9:27 PM

MUARA, Thursday, 13 August 2020 - The Commander of Royal Brunei Navy (RBN), First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili @ Suhaily, convened with his counterpart, Rear Admiral Aaron Beng, Chief of Navy, Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) during a video teleconference meeting. 

Publish Date: 8/13/2020
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8/12/2020 4:37 PM

MUARA, Tuesday, 12 August 2020 - The Commander of Royal Brunei Armed Forces, Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud, made a farewell visit to the Royal Brunei Navy this morning.

Publish Date: 8/12/2020
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8/12/2020 4:24 PM

MUARA, Friday, 07 August 2020 – The closing ceremony of the Advance M1 Marine and Weapon Engineering Admin Course series 01/2020 was held at the Nakhoda Hall of the Naval Training Centre, NTC.

Publish Date: 8/7/2020
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8/8/2020 5:53 PM

MUARA, Friday, 07 August 2020   – The Officer Under Training Course Intake 18, that started on the 29th May 2020, officially come to an end early today at the Naval Training Center (NTC), Royal Brunei Navy (RBN), Muara. 

Publish Date: 8/7/2020
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8/4/2020 5:06 PM

MUARA, Tuesday 04 August 2020 – In conjunction with the Hari Raya Aidil Adha 1441H celebration, Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) held a korban ceremony at Surau Al-Huda, RBN. A total of two buffaloes and one goat was sacrificed. Also present during the slaughtering of live animals was Commander of RBN, First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili @ Suhaily, RBN.

Publish Date: 8/4/2020
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8/4/2020 5:01 PM

GUAM, Sunday, 02 August 2020 - KDB DARULEHSAN has joined RSS SUPREME, USS RAFAEL PERALTA, HMAS SIRIUS and HMAS STUART to form the Multi National Group Sail (MNGS) to conduct passage exercise while enroute to Hawaii. The objective of the MNGS is to enhance defence diplomacy and interoperability with participating navies while preparing for the upcoming EXERCISE RIMPAC 2020.

Publish Date: 8/2/2020
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8/1/2020 3:30 PM

MUARA, Thursday, 30 July 2020 - The closing ceremony of the Intermediate Marine Signaller Course 2020 was held at the Nakhoda Hall of the Naval Training Centre (NTC).

Publish Date: 7/30/2020
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