LIEUTENANT COLONEL (U) PG HAIROL ISKHANDAR BIN PG AHMAD
Lieutenant Colonel (U) Pg Hairol Iskhandar bin Pg Ahmad enlisted into the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) on 9th April 2001 and commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant on the 25th January 2003 after graduating from SAFTI Military Institute in Republic of Singapore.
In the beginning of his career, Lieutenant Colonel (U) Pg Hairol served in the Air Regiment (now known as No.2 wing) and has held several command appointments which includes Troop Officer in 33 Squadron (now known as 233 Squadron) in 2003, Troop Commander of 38 Squadron (now known as 238 Squadron) in 2006, Intelligence Officer of the Air Regiment in 2008 and the Squadron Commander of 238 Squadron in 2015.
He was promoted to the rank of Captain in 2007 and posted into the Directorate of Intelligence as the Staff Officer Grade 2 (Support and Plans Section) from 2009 to 2015 and later as the Staff Officer Grade 2 Intelligence and Security in the RBAirF Headquarters in 2016. In 2019 he was appointed as Deputy Wing Commander before assuming the appointment of Wing Commander No.6 wing in 2021.
Among the courses that he had attended includes Air Defence Officers course (Republic of Pakistan), International Intelligence Analysis Training Course (United Kingdom), Junior Staff Course and Command and Staff Course in Joint International Security at the Defence Academy RBAF.
He has been honoured with Pingat Laila Tugas in 2002 and Pingat Indah Kerja Baik (PIKB) in 2015.
Lieutenant Colonel (U) Pg Hairol Iskhandar bin Pg Ahmad is happily married to Eni Suriati binti Hj Abd Rahman and enjoys golfing during his free time.