On 1st Mar 18, the Directing Staff Navy, Capt Muhamad Shakir bin Salleh RMN handed over Directing Staff Navy to Capt Mohd Amin bin Mat Tahir RMN at Dataran Tadbir and witnessed by the Commandant, Laksamana Pertama Dato’ Sabri bin Zali, officers and staff of the MAFDC.
Capt Muhamad Shakir bin Salleh RMN will be posted to Markas Wilayah Laut 1 (MAWILLA 1) as the Chief of Staff effective on 12 Mac 18.
Tuesday, 2nd Jan 18 saw the hand over of the Deputy Commandant of MAFDC from Kol Wan Amin Hafiz bin Wan Mahmud RMAF to Kol Mohd Fadzil bin Mohd Diah RMAF.
The handover ceremony took place in the MAFDC Complex at Dataran Tadbir and was witnessed by the Commandant of MAFDC, Laksamana Pertama Dato’ Sabri bin Zali. Kol Wan Amin Hafiz bin Wan Mahmud RMAF is posted as Base Commander Pangkalan Udara Kuantan effective on 18 Jan 18.
Present during the ceremony were all Officers and staff of the MAFDC.
Introduction Night for MAFDC Course Serial 38/2018 was held on 10 February 2018 at the Wisma Perwira Tentera Darat. The objectives of this event are to cultivate interaction among Staffs and CP with their spouses and to provide opportunity to all CP to introduce themselves and their spouses.
The MAFDC Course Serial 38/2018 Wives’ Enrichment Course was held from 9 to 11 February 2018 at the MAFDC Complex. The objectives of the course are to provide opportunity to interact and foster relationship amongst the wives, to develop and enhance their knowledge in assisting the husband in their future undertakings and to provide them an overview on the conduct of the MAFDC-UKM Programme. All Malaysian Course Participants’ wives were involved in this course.
The Commandant, staff and all course participants of MAFDC, together with Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) course participant, Captain Maritime Saiful Lizan bin Ibrahim, celebrated the 13th Anniversary of MMEA on 15th February 2018 in Dewan Trisakti. Captain Maritime Saiful Lizan is the second course participant from MMEA who attend this course.
The celebration started with singing of MMEA official song ‘Maritim Perkasa’, followed by a MMEA brief by Captain Maritime Saiful Lizan. The event was concluded with a cake cutting ceremony graced by the Commandant and members of DS Council together with Captain Maritime Saiful Lizan. Later, all attendees were treated to the anniversary cake and lunch at Wisma Kancil. The MMEA Anniversary is celebrated every year on February 15.
30 Jan 18 – An Award-giving ceremony to the Best Employee for the Fourth Quarter of 2017 was held at Dataran Tadbir on 30 Jan 2018. The Award aims to honour the employee who had performed well in their job for the last quarter of 2017. The recipient of the award is 1158540 Kpl Mohd Sofian bin Jamaluddin.
On completion of the award giving ceremony, a birthday celebration was held to celebrate 18 staff that were born in the month of October up to Dec. The cake cutting ceremony was graced by the Commandant.
The MAFDC Serial 38/2018 is a year long programme was officially opened on 8th January 2018 by Commandant of MAFDC. A total of 45 Course Participants(CP) consisting of 19 Malaysian Army Officers, eight Royal Malaysian Navy Officers, eight Royal Malaysian Air Force officers, one Royal Malaysian Police officer, one Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency officer, one Malaysian Civil Service officer and seven International officers from FIji, Indonesia, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Thailand and the United Arab Emirates.
The Graduation Ceremony for MAFDC Serial 37/2017 was held at the Trisakti Hall and officiated by the Deputy Defence Minister, YB Dato’ Sri Mohd Johari bin Baharum. This memorable and auspicious ceremony was also witnessed by other dignitaries from the military and civilian including the Course Participants’ spouses.
All 44 CP walked tall and proud during the MAFDC Diploma presentation by the Deputy Defence Minister. Three awards were given away to the following CP:
a. The Best MAF CP Award: Cdr Mohd Yusri bin Yusoff RMN.
b. The Best non-MAF CP Award: S Lt Col Goh Wee Tiong (Singapore Armed Forces).
c. The Best Research Project Award: Cdr Mohd Yusri bin Yusoff RMN.
KUALA LUMPUR - The MAFDC celebrated the 83rd Anniversary of the Royal Malaysian Navy on 28th April 2017. The event was graced by the Commandant and attended by all DS, staff and Course Participants MAFDC 37/2017. The momentous event started with welcoming remarks by the Course Participant, Cdr Shahril Amir RMN, and concluded with cake cutting ceremony by the Commandant, Deputy Commandant, DS Navy and all RMN Course Participants. All attendees were given memento as a token of remembrance for the event.
KUALA LUMPUR, 1st June 17-The Commandant, staff and all course participants of MAFDC, together with Royal Malaysian Air Force course participants celebrated its 59th Royal Malaysian Air Force Day on 1st June 2017 in Trisakti Hall. The celebration commenced with the singing of the RMAF song, 'Sentiasa di Angkasaraya' and followed by a video presentation on the evolution of the RMAF since its inception.