RNO holds graduation ceremony for recruits

July 08, 2017

The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) last week held the graduation of a new batch of recruits under its commander Rear Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis al Raeesi. 

The ceremony which was held at the Military Parade Field of Said bin Sultan Naval Base, saw a march past in the presence of the chief guest and other dignitaries.

Then, Rear Admiral Raeesi distributed appreciation certificates to the distinguished graduates. The graduates took the oath of loyalty and obedience and proclaimed thrice long live His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces.

On the sidelines of the ceremony, Rear Admiral Raeesi pinned long service and good conduct medals on some RNO personnel. The event was attended by senior officers, senior commissioned and non-commissioned RNO officers and RNO personnel.