RNO has celebrated the passing out of a new batch of new entries NEs on Thursday 28 march 2014 under the auspices of LT General/ Ahmed bin Hareth al-Nibhani- Chief Of Staff Of The Sultan Armed Forces COSSAF.
The celebration ceremony held at Said Bin Sultan Naval Base SBSNB parade ground and began with general salute to the guest of honor,after that he inspected the front row of guard of honor, then NE displayed a military parade by slow and quick march accompanied by RNO Band.
On completion, Guest of honor presented prices for the NEs who achieved the first positions. The first position in general achieved by Jundee Ahmed bin Juma bin Khalifa Al-Balushi, the first position in shooting achieved by Yousuf bin Mubarek bin Salem Al-Hajari and the first position in military parade /Saeed bin Hamed bin Saeed Al-Rwahi .
In this occasion, LT General COSSAF has delivered a speech expressing his gladness by congratulating the NEs and encouraged them to make more efforts with loyalty to maintain Oman security and prosperity. Thereafter,graduates chanted RNO anthem(navy of glory), took oath and acclamated thrice for life of His Majesty The Supreme Commander Of the Sultan Armed Forces.
At the end, the Lt General COSSAF presented Long service and good conduct medal for a number of RNO senior rates as appreciation for their performance in executing the sacred national duty .
The celebration attended by Major General/Matar bin Salim bin Rashid Al-Balushi Commander Of Royal Army Of Oman CRAO, Rear Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis Al-Raisi Commander Of Royal Navy Of Oman RNO, Major General Khalifa bin Abdullah Al-Genabi Commander Of Royal Guard Of Oman CRGO.also, the celebration was attended by HE The Governor of Al-Batinah South and a number of Majles A'Shura and State Council members, a number of SAF and ROP senior officers, military and civilian invitees and RNO Junior/Senior rates.