Navy in market for WCEIS parts of multi-purpose helicopters

The Philippine Navy (PN) is in the market for spare parts and materials needed for the maintenance of the WCEIS (weapons, communications, electronic and information systems) of one of its multi-purpose helicopters.

The project is worth Php5,096,000 and winning bidders are required to deliver the items within 60 calendar days.

Pre-bid conference is scheduled for Oct. 21, 9 a.m. at the Office of the PN Bids and Awards Committee Bonifacio Naval Station, Fort Bonifacio in Taguig City.

Although not mentioned in the bid bulletin, the multi-purpose helicopters mentioned are the AgustaWestland AW-109 “Power” helicopters which the PN presently operates five units.

Two of these helicopters are armed with rocket and machinegun pods.