Daily Archives: 3 years ago

PHL Air Force assembling, testing 21 Huey helis: P20.2-M allotted for system requirements

Philippine Air Force allotted PhP20.2 Million for the purchase of electrical, instrument and fuel system requirements of UH-1 “Huey” helicopter fleet. PAF currently has 20 to 30 commissioned Huey helicopters. While the twenty-one refurbished units acquired by Department of National Defense are now being assembled and tested at Clark Air Force Base in Pampanga. It […]

Japan, PHL navies to undertake capacity and capability building activities

Admiral Tomohisa Takei, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force commander, who arrived in the country Monday for a four-day official visit “discussed concerns on maritime domain awareness and challenges” in the South China Sea with the Armed Forces of the Philippines deputy chief-of-staff Lt. Gen. Virgilio Doming. Admiral Takei also had a meeting with Philippine Defense Undersecretary […]