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KUALA LUMPUR, February 24 2022 – Chief of Air Force, Gen Tan Sri Ackbal bin Hj Abdul Samad RMAF completed the Pinning-on Rank Ceremony to three (3) RAMF Senior Officers and one Senior Army Officer held at Eagle Nest, Air Force Headquarters.

History was recorded especially for Administrative Branch when Chief of Air Force completed the pinning-on rank to Brig Gen Dato’ Ahmad bin Abd Rahman RAMF who was promoted to Maj Gen RAMF rank and remain as the Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff for Personnel Services (T AKSPA) at Malaysian Armed Forces Headquarters Personnel Services Division.

The pinning-on rank ceremony also witnessed two (2) RAMF senior officers promoted to Acting Colonel of the RAMF which is Lt Col Mah Kok Leon RAMF which is the Training Director at Air Force Headquarters – Human Resource Division and Lt Col Mohd Sam bin Mohd Yusof RAMF, the Air Force Volunteer Reserve Director.

Furthermore, Chief of Air Force with Deputy Chief of Army, Lt Gen Datuk Seri Mohammad bin Ab Rahman also completed the pinning-on rank ceremony to Maj Salahuddin bin Shafiee who was promoted to Acting Lt Colonel and tasked as PS 1 Religion KAGAT at Air Force Headquarters.

Also present witnessing the pinning-on rank ceremony is the Deputy Chief Air Force, Lt Gen Dato' Sri Mohd Asghar Khan bin Goriman Khan RAMF; Air Operations Commander, Lt Gen Dato' Indera Hj Mohamad Salleh bin Hj Osman RAMF; Air Aid Officer, Lt Gen Dato' Indera Muhamad Norazlan bin Aris RAMF; Commander of Air Educations and Training Officer, Maj Gen Dato' Mohd Shahada bin Ismail RAMF; Director-General Armed Forces Religious Corps, Maj Gen Hj Muhammad Azmi bin Wahab as well as a few RAMF senior officers.

All RAMF members congratulate Maj Gen Dato’ Ahmad bin Abd Rahman RAMF, Col Mah Kok Leon RAMF, Col Mohd Sam bin Mohd Yusof RAMF and Lt Col Salahuddin bin Shafiee who were promoted today.

Indeed the promotion is the evidence of trust from the top leadership of MAF and RAMF on their performance and dedication poured for the service as well as motivation to others.