58th Royal Brunei Armed Forces Anniversary


Jaw-dropping scenes throughout the 58th Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Anniversary celebration on 30 June at the Bolkiah Garrison in Berakas as over a thousand military personnel took part in the annual parade.

His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzadin Waddaulah ibni Al-Mahrum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam was present to grace the annual celebration. Accompanying His Majesty were His Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office; and His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Mateen.

During the celebration, His Majesty received the royal salute and inspected the parade contingent comprising of RBAF officers from the Royal Brunei Land Force, Royal Brunei Navy, Royal Brunei Air Force, Training Institute, Special Forces Regiment and the Women Military Personnel.

The event then went to see the electrifying live demonstration by the Special Force Regiment, with the participating officers, which included His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Mateen, partaking in the vehicle ambush and interdiction sequences.

After the parade ceremony, His Majesty went on to view the static exhibition by the Ministry of Defence and RBAF.

Cuckoo Brunei is incredibly grateful to be given the opportunity to be a part of this year’s celebration as the official water station provider and wishes the Royal Brunei Armed Forces a happy anniversary!