“Kami Melindongi Semua”
This is the motto, written in Malay and positioned across the bottom of the crest. It translates as follows:
Kami – in English means “We”.
Melindongi – Roughly translated means “Protect” or “Shelter”.
Semua – means “Many” or “All”.
So the motto represents the words – “We Shelter Many”.
The Starfish, at the centre of the crest is not there to make the badge look attractive, basically it is there alluding to the sea, which is on three sides of the RAF Station Changi, and the five legs represent the five functions that are located at this site, these being:-