Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Afghan pilots starts Super Tucano training in US

United States Air Force officers will train Afghan Air Force pilots and personnel on how to operate and maintain the Embraer A-29 Super Tucano. “This aircraft is perfect for the mission. It’s going to be a great opportunity for us to interact with the Afghans. We will be teaching them, but we will be learning […]

Russia, India advance fifth generation fighter aircraft plan

Russia and India have created the concept design of the import version the fifth generation fighter reports Russian government-run information agency. “At the moment, with our Indian colleagues, we have completed the creation of an export version of the PAK-FA, known in India as FGFA (fifth generation fighter aircraft),”an officer from Russian International Cooperation of […]

Expect more Chinese tourist – DFA

Department of Foreign Affairs is seeing more Chinese tourists as the Chinese New Year season commence. “The period is the onset of Chinese New Year festivities in China and the Philippines and is expected to bring more Chinese tourists to the Philippines.” In line with this projection, Xiamen Air will open direct flights covering Xiamen-Manila […]

Communist founder against former AFP chief as negotiating panel chair

Communist Party of the Philippines founding chairman Jose Maria Sison believes if President Benigno Aquino III is serious in pushing for the peace negotiations he will choose a more suitable and better chairman of the government’s peace panel to negotiate with the communist. Former Armed Forces of the Philippine chief and retired General Emmanuel Bautista […]

AFP general shares key in defeating insurgency

“The key to defeating the insurgency rests on Eastern Mindanao units. We defeat it here, we defeat it nationwide,” Eastern Mindanao Command Commander Lieutenant General Aurelio Baladad said during EASTMINCOM’s New Year’s Call, January 13. “Although the CPP-NPA remains as a continuing challenge as we force them to abandon the armed struggle, as long as […]