Images: Sultan of Brunei views U.S. Marine capabilities at BRIDEX13 [Image 9 of 13]
Photo by Capt. Caleb Eames
The Sultan of Brunei Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah International observes a model of a U.S. Marine MV-22B Osprey at the 4th Biennial Brunei Darussalam International Defense Exhibition and Conference Dec. 3 at the BRIDEX Exhibition Center in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. The five-day event includes displays and demonstrations of military equipment, with the theme of bridging the capability gap. BRIDEX 13 is an opportunity for communication and cooperation with regional partners and allies, builds strong multilateral relationships and enhances preparedness for disasters and other contingency operations. U.S. participation in BRIDEX 13 demonstrates cooperative engagement with Brunei and continued commitment to regional security and stability in the Asia-Pacific region.