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.
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.
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).
Muara, Thursday, 30 July 2020 – The closing ceremony of the Advanced and Intermediate Base Defense Course was held at the Dewan Samudera, Naval Training Center. The course was implemented simultaneously for five weeks from 29 June 2020 to 31 July 2020. The course was conducted by TLDB Base Defense instructors and was attended by a total of 20 personnel who attended this course which consists of members of Base Defense, RBN, and the RBN Regiment Police.
SINGAPORE, Wednesday 29 July 2020 – The 39th series of Exercise PELICAN between Royal Brunei Navy and Republic of Singapore Navy was successfully conducted. This year's series was participated by KDB DARULEHSAN and RSS SUPREME whilst enroute to Guam, United States of America.
MUARA, Wednesday, 29 July 2020 - Royal Brunei Navy hosted a farewell lunch for the outgoing Commander of Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF), Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Awang Khairul Hamed bin Awang Haji Lampoh.
MUARA, Wednesday, 22 July 2020 – KDB DARULEHSAN set sail to embark on a 67-days deployment to participate in the 27th Rim of the Pacific exercise scheduled to be held in and around the Hawaiian Islands, United States of America (USA) from 17 -31 August 2020.
Muara, Friday, July 17, 2020 - Naval Surface Action Group (NAVSAG) Training School held a closing ceremony for the Intermediate Naval Diving Course 2020. The event was held at Nakhoda Hall, Naval Training Center (NTC), Royal Brunei Navy.
MUARA, Friday, 17 July 2020 – In a ceremony in Muara Naval Base, Lieutenant Commander Pg Mohd Faren Bin Pg Mohd Noor, RBN has assumed Command of the PV80 KDB DARUSSALAM.
Muara, Tuesday, 14 July 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) held a Doa Kesyukuran ceremony, congregational Maghrib and sunnat hajat prayer to commemorate the 74th Birthday celebration of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam at Surau Al-Huda, Muara Naval Base.
MUARA, 13 July 2020 - Her Excellency Nicola Rosenblum, Australia High Commissioner to Brunei Darussalam 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.
Muara, Friday 10 July 2020 – A certificate presentation and closing ceremony for the First series of Leading Hand Leadership & Management Course 2020 was held at Nahkoda Hall, Naval Traning Centre (NTC), RBN.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Wednesday, 8 July 2020 – The National Flag hoisting ceremony to mark the start of nationwide celebrations of the 74th birthday of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam was held today at the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex's open area in the capital.
MUARA, Friday, 12 June 2020 – A Doa Kesyukuran ceremony was held at the Warrant Officers, Chief Petty Officers, and Petty Officers Mess, Muara Naval Base in celebration of the 55th Anniversary of the Royal Brunei Navy.
MUARA, Friday, 12 June 2020 - A foreign fishing vessel carrying five fishermen onboard was seized by the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) ship KDB DARUTTAQWA on Thursday, 11 June 2020.
MUARA, Wednesday, 10 June 2020 – In conjunction with the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) 55th Anniversary Celebrations, the RBN held a blood donation campaign at the Warrant Officer, Chief Petty Officer, Petty Officer's Mess, Muara Naval Base.
MUARA, Sunday, 31 May 2020 – The Royal Brunei Navy held a Doa Kesyukuran ceremony at RBN Headquarters, Muara Naval Base in celebration of the 59th Anniversary of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces.
Alhamdulillahi Rabbil Alamin Wassalatu Wassalamu ala Saidina Muhammad Wa ala Aalihi Wasohbihi Ajamain.
Alhamdulillah bersyukur kita rafa'kan dan panjatkan kepada Allah Subhanahu Wa Taala kerana dengan izin-NYA jua memberikan kita peluang dan kesempatan pada tahun ini 1441H / 2020M untuk sama-sama menerima dan menyambut kedatangan Aidil Fitri yang merupakan hari kemenangan bagi semua umat Islam yang disambut dengan penuh perasaan keimanan, ketakwaan dan kesyukuran yang hakiki.
MUARA, Wednesday, 20 May 2020- The Initial Planning Conference (IPC) for Exercise RIM OF THE PACIFIC (RIMPAC) 27/20 was successfully conducted through online video conference at Multinational Coordination Centre (MNCC). The IPC was hosted by the US Navy Third Fleet, led by LCDR Simon Dent, Royal Australia Navy as the exercise coordinator for this year's Exercise RIMPAC. The 27th Series of Exercise RIMPAC will be held from 17th August 2020 to 31st August 2020 in Hawaii, United States of America.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Tuesday, 19 May 2020 – In the spirit of the Month Ramadhan, the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) took this opportunity to present donations to 15 orphans from 08 families of former RBN personnel.
BRUNEI-MUARA, Tuesday, 14 April 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) responded to a Search and Rescue (SAR) mission after being reported that four fishermen went missing since Saturday.
BRUNEI-MUARA, Sunday, 29 March 2020 – Three local fishermen were found drifting in the vicinity of Maharaja Lela oilfield was safely rescued by KDB DARULEHSAN early this morning after experiencing engine failure.
MUARA COMMERCIAL WHARF, Saturday, 7 March 2020 - His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, today held a working visit to the Australian Collins Class Submarine HMAS Dechaineux, which is the first submarine to dock in Brunei Darussalam from 7 to 9 March 2020.
MUARA, Saturday, 7 March 2020 – Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) welcomed the arrival of the first Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Collin Class Submarine during her port visit to Brunei Darussalam (NDB) for a three day visit from Saturday, 07 March 2020 until Monday, 9 March 2020 at Muara Commercial Port (MPC). Present to receive the arrival of HMAS DECHAINEUX was Commander Willie Mathias bin Padan, Fleet Chief of Staff. Also present were RBN officers and personnel.
MUARA, Saturday, 7 March 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) received a visit from Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, AO, Chief of Royal Australian Navy as part of his official visit to Brunei Darussalam (NDB) in conjunction with the arrival of Collin Class Submarine, HMAS DECHAINEUX from 7th March 2020 until 9th March 2020.
MUARA, Thursday, 5 March 2020 - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) today received foreign study visit from the 49th Pakistan Navy Staff Course. The group consist of 23 course participants, 5 foreign participants from China, Maldives, Sudan and Sri Lanka. During the visit, Commander Sony Iskandar bin Rasani, Chief of Staff Royal Brunei Navy welcomed the head of delegation, Commodore Masood Ul Hassan, Commandant Pakistan Navy Cadet College.
KOTA KINABALU, SABAH, Wednesday, 03 March 2020 - Today marked the conclusion of Exercise HORNBILL 27/19, with the closing ceremony and deactivation of Task Group (TG) 27.1 at Kota Kinabalu Naval Base (KKNB), Sepangar Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
MUARA, Thursday 27 February 2020 – The opening ceremony of Exercise HORNBILL series 27/2019, between the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) and the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN), was conducted earlier this morning at the Naval Training Centre (NTC), RBN Base. Present as the Guest of Honour was First Admiral Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili@Haji Suhaily, Commander RBN, who officiated the opening of the exercise and subsequently activated Task Group 27.1. Also present during the Opening Ceremony was Yang Berbahagia Vice Admiral Dato' Pahlawan Syed Zahrul Putra bin Syed Abdullah, Eastern Fleet Commander (EFC) RMN, Captain Norshahrinizam bin Haji Talib, Fleet Commander (FC) RBN, Colonel Kamarudzaman bin Mohd Thani, Malaysia Defence Adviser to Brunei, as well as officers, men and women from both navies.
MANILA, Thursday 27 February 2020 – The Final Planning Conference (FPC) of the 17th Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) and International Fleet Review 2020 (IFR) was conducted for two days on Wednesday, 26th February 2020 and Thursday, 27th February 2020, hosted by the Philippines Navy (PN) at the Diamond Hotel, Roxas Boulevard, Manila, Philippines.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Sunday, 16 February 2020 - The 36th National Day celebration began with a giant flag hoisting ceremony in the capital. The raising of the giant national flag was officiated by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Ali bin Haji Apong, Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism.