Singapore Defence Minister Visits 40th Anniversary of Bilateral Exercise Pelican

November 6, 2019 – Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen visited the bilateral Exercise Pelican conducted by the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) and the Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) earlier today. The exercise, which is in its 40th year, saw the participation of the RSN’s Formidable-class frigate RSS Tenacious, Victory-class missile corvettes RSS Valour and RSS Vigour, as well as the RBN’s Darussalam-class offshore patrol vessels KDB Darussalam, KDB Darulehsan and KDB Darulaman. Dr Ng, accompanied by Brunei Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major-General (MG) (Rtd) Dato…

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Singapore defence minister witnesses high tempo action at Sea during Ongoing SIMBEX 18

November 20, 2018 – Ng Eng Hen, Defence Minister of the Republic of Singapore closely observed the two navies in action at sea during the ongoing 25th Edition of Singapore India Maritime Bilateral Exercise (SIMBEX 18) in the Bay of Bengal toady, 20 November 18. Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff of Indian Navy hosted Rear Admiral Lew Chuen Hong, Chief of Navy of the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) and officials from Defence Ministries of both the nations who accompanied the Hon. Defence Minister. On arrival onboard…

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