His Royal Highness Prince General 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 and General of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces consented to visit Multi-Mission Range Complex, MMRC, at Pasir Laba Camp on the first day of His Royal Highness’ five-day Official Visit to the Republic of Singapore. During the visit, His Royal Highness was awarded the Advanced Combat Skills Badge of Honour.
The arrival of His Royal Highness was greeted by the Minister for Social and Family Development and the Second Minister of Defence, Republic of Singapore, His Excellency Chan Chun Sing, Chief of Army, Major General Perry Lim, and the Future System Technology Architect, Rear Admiral Harris Chan Weng Yip. Upon arrival at the MMRC, His Royal Highness consented to sign the Visitor’s Book.
At the Conference Room, His Royal Highness was briefed on MMRC delivered by the Chief of Army.
After the briefing, His Royal Highness consented to proceed to the 50m Range 2 to witness a Live-Firing demonstration using Video Targetary System, VTS.
His Royal Highness then proceeded to the 100m Multi-Tier Range to witness the use of Singapore Assault Rifle, SAR21 before consented to try the weapon.
At the Urban Ops Range, His Royal Highness consented to witness a demonstration on Immersive Urban Ops Live-Firing and consented to try the SAR21 Round Corner Firing before proceeding to the Urban Ops Range Control Room.
His Royal Highness then went outside the MMRC to view a mini-UAV, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, exhibition and witness its demonstration as well as consented to try the mini-UAV.
His Royal Highness also consented to test drive Light Strike Vehicle Mark-2, LSV.
At the end of the visit, His Royal Highness consented to receive Advanced Combat Skills Badge of Honour and LSV Driving Licence. His Royal Highness also consented to receive a pesambah in the form of a ‘Light Strike Vehicle Mark-2’, LSV model.
His Royal Highness then consented to present souvenirs in honour of His Royal Highness’ visit. Accompanying His Royal Highness were the Minister of Development, Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Indera Pahlawan Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Suyoi bin Haji Osman, the Deputy Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, Dato Paduka Awang Haji Ali bin Haji Apong, the Deputy Minister of Finance, Dato Paduka Haji Bahrin bin Abdullah, Deputy Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces, Brigadier General Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Yussof bin Haji Abd. Rahman, who is also the Commander of the Royal Brunei Land Forces, as well as the High Commissioner of Brunei Darussalam to the Republic of Singapore, His Excellency Haji Awang Saifulbahri bin Haji Awang Mansor.
News courtesy of Radio Television Brunei
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