The event is held at LADA, Kuah town in conjunction with the LIMA 2011 (Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace Exhibition) started from 6th December 2011 until 10th December 2011. In collaboration with Tourism Malaysia, the carnival was joined by government & non-government agencies with the objectives of promoting our destinations and products to the local and also international tourists.
Langkawi WildLife Park booth opened near to Tourism Malaysia with many unique exhibits such as birds, snakes, pets and etc. As the natural world has been brought closer to the public, the exhibition area was fully crowded until the last day of the event.
On 8th December 2011, Langkawi RKTLDM Ceremony was successfully launched by Honorable Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Bin Hamidi, Minister of Defence.
The event was also graced by the Honorable Dato’ Seri Ustaz Azizan Bin Abdul Razak, Chief Minister of Kedah, the Honorable Dato’ Seri Dr. Haji Ismail Bin Haji Ahmad, Secretary Ministry of Defence, the Honorable General Tn Sri Dato’ Sri Zulkiefli Bin Mohd. Zin, Chief of Defence of Navy and invited guests consisted of departments in Langkawi, the Commander-Chief of Navy, Ships’ Commanding Officer, and RKTLDM residents at Langkawi.
The ceremony is purposely held to show gratitude towards the members of the ATM so that their commitment in implementations of their tasks will be continuously performed at their level best. The highlight of the event was the signing ceremony by the Honorable Dato’ Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Bin Hamidi, Minister of Defence on the launching plaque. Our Danny (the Eagle) was chosen as a symbol for the ceremony and Langkawi WildLife Park is truely proud to have such collaboration with the TLDM in supporting their event.