It has been two weeks since Navy@Vivo and we’re already missing the fun and excitement! For those of you who missed the chance to go on board our frigate, RSS Intrepid during Navy@Vivo, don’t worry, we promise a lot more ships at Navy Open House for you to check out. So stay tuned on this page as we unveil more details along the way.
Mark your calendars, people. The action is coming!
Event: 2013 Republic of Singapore Navy Open House
Date: 18 (Sat) -19 (Sun) May 2013
Venue: Changi Naval Base
Navy Open House 2013 will be held from 18 - 19 May 2013 at Changi Naval Base.
Come on down for a fun-filled day of activities, visit and ride on our ships!
Take the helm, man the guns, visit the ship’s bridge – get a sense of what life’s really like on the high seas. For a day, you’ll be in command. Live the action on our ships and embark on a real, hands-on Navy experience. Ready to roll with the waves?
Hop on board this 18 - 19 May for an experience you'll never forget!
9am to 7pm (18 - 19 May 2013: Public days)
Entry is by shuttle bus only.
Buses are available from Singapore Expo Hall 3 from 8.30am to 4.30pm
Just some photos to share of what to expect for next weekend, 2013 Republic of Singapore Navy Open House, Changi Naval Base.
RSN has invited foreign ships to be part of this year open house.
Even foreign warships will be participating in this year's NOH. Look out for Australia's patrol boat (the HMAS Bathurst), India's Frigate and Corvette (the INS Satpura and INS Kirch), Indonesia's Corvette and Fast Missile Boat (the KRI Fran Kaisepo and KRI Kujang) and the United States' Littoral Combat Ship (the USS Freedom).
drink water...so u wont get dizzy...
wear berms..but try to wear shoes..cos boarding the ship can be tricky...(i wore slippers...duh..)
dun wear white berms...mine got dirtied..from parts of the ships..and occasional babies/kids shoes when they cries...(sad but true..they do kick around..)
fisheyes can be useful..if u wanna shap the action..(boarding ships etc...bring zoom lenses...kit lenses also good...macro if u wanna snap those details inside the ship..but nothing much..cos..behind u will be pple rushing u...haha..
oh yeah....the security check point at expo hall 3...
advice....dump all ur stuff in ur camera bag...i mean everything...wallet/coins/handphones..keys...
just declare ur wearing a metal buckle belt.....THIS SECURITY CHECK ALREADY TOOK LIKE 1 HOUR..from the long queue..security...the ZIGZAG queue to the buses..another 10-15 mins ride to the naval base....O_O