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Inquirier.net
For Pasig muralist, it’s still about soul, not just ‘shares’the Leyte Gulf Landing in 2014 and the sesquicentennial of Andres Bonifacio’s b
For Pasig muralist, it’s still about soul, not just ‘shares’
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 hours ago
the Leyte Gulf Landing in 2014 and the sesquicentennial of Andres Bonifacio’s birth in 2013. An art competition held by the Philippine Air Force gave him the juror’s prize in 2010. CROWDED CANVAS . Derrick Macutay’s mural for Pasig Catholic College... Read more
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Rappler
2 bodies found in rescue helicopter crash site in Quezonon August 22, added CAAP. The crash site was first spotted on August 23 by the
2 bodies found in rescue helicopter crash site in Quezon
Rappler / Posted 13 hours ago
on August 22, added CAAP. The crash site was first spotted on August 23 by the 505th search and rescue group of the Philippine Air Force. But due to bad weather, CAAP said that a search and rescue team was only able to reach the area... Read more
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Rappler
Angara bill: Declare Pag-asa Island an ecotourism destinationThe second biggest island in the disputed South China Sea is home to about a hu
Angara bill: Declare Pag-asa Island an ecotourism destination
Rappler / Posted 23 hours ago
The second biggest island in the disputed South China Sea is home to about a hundred Filipinos. Photo by SSg Amable Milay/Philippine Air Force MANILA, Philippines – Senator Juan Edgardo Angara has filed a bill seeking to declare Pag-asa Island in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PHL Air Force to acquire PHP17.2-M worth of .50 caliber machine gun roundsgun rounds SIMPLICITY UNDERSCORED – President Duterte, in casual jeans and Bar
PHL Air Force to acquire PHP17.2-M worth of .50 caliber machine gun rounds
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
gun rounds SIMPLICITY UNDERSCORED – President Duterte, in casual jeans and Barong Tagalog, troops the line at the 69th Philippine Air Force anniversary at the Haribon Hangar, Air Force City, Clark Airbase, Pampanga, last Tuesday. (Richard V.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Golden Eagle grounded by bird strike under repairPHILIPPINE Air Force spokesman Colonel Araus Robert Musico on Tuesday confirmed
Golden Eagle grounded by bird strike under repair
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
PHILIPPINE Air Force spokesman Colonel Araus Robert Musico on Tuesday confirmed that one of the new FA50 “Golden Eagle” jet fighter that was grounded due to a bird strike is already under repair, almost five months after the incident in April. “Yes,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Senate hails PH naval officer awarded at British Royal Navy CollegeUnited Kingdom. This commendation comes after the Senate last week hailed Olymp
Senate hails PH naval officer awarded at British Royal Navy College
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
United Kingdom. This commendation comes after the Senate last week hailed Olympic Games silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz of the Philippine Air Force, who finally ended the country’s 20-years medal drought in the quadrennial Games. S&T scholarship... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abus behead local captive; P50 M paid for Norwegiana C-130 military aircraft to Jolo, Sulu, the Abu Sayyaf’s lair. Duterte arrive
Abus behead local captive; P50 M paid for Norwegian
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
a C-130 military aircraft to Jolo, Sulu, the Abu Sayyaf’s lair. Duterte arrived at the Tactical Operations Group 11 of the Philippine Air Force on a private plane from Manila late Wednesday night, where the company of soldiers happened to be in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Napolcom files charges against 2 ‘narco generals’they are no longer in active service. The five senior officers were publicly n
Napolcom files charges against 2 ‘narco generals’
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
they are no longer in active service. The five senior officers were publicly named by Duterte as being allegedly involved in drugs in a speech before personnel of the Philippine Air Force on July 5—PNA with reports from Philstar.com/Rose... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Debris from missing chopper found in QuezonThe tail boom of the civilian helicopter that went missing near Quezon had been
Debris from missing chopper found in Quezon
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
The tail boom of the civilian helicopter that went missing near Quezon had been found by the Philippine Air Force, the military said on Tuesday. Air Force spokesperson Col. Araus Robert Musico said a Sokol chopper spotted the plane debris at Sitio... Read more
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Inquirier.net
1 soldier slain, 3 others wounded in offensive vs Abu SayyafTan said. “The casualties on the Abu Sayyafs are yet to be determined,” Tan ad
1 soldier slain, 3 others wounded in offensive vs Abu Sayyaf
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Tan said. “The casualties on the Abu Sayyafs are yet to be determined,” Tan added. Troops of the 3rd Air Division, Philippine Air Force were directed to provide air ambulance for casualty evacuation, while naval troops will conduct blockage... Read more
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Inquirier.net
1 soldier killed, 3 wounded in clash with Abu Sayyaf in Basilanto flush out the terrorists responsible for several attacks and kidnappings. T
1 soldier killed, 3 wounded in clash with Abu Sayyaf in Basilan
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
to flush out the terrorists responsible for several attacks and kidnappings. Troops from the 3rd Air Division of the Philippine Air Force were directed to provide air ambulance to evacuate casualties, while naval troops will conduct blockade... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Rio silver medalist Diaz hopeful more support be given to weightliftingPhilippines,” Diaz’s “Outstanding Achievement Medal” citation read. The silver
Rio silver medalist Diaz hopeful more support be given to weightlifting
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Philippines,” Diaz’s “Outstanding Achievement Medal” citation read. The silver medalist was given a hero’s welcome by the Philippine Air Force last Aug. 18 in an awarding ceremony at the Villamor Air Base, Pasay City. She was also promoted to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Olympic fame brings fortune, bodyguards to Hidilyn“I am trying to adjust,” she said. Councilor Elbert Atilano Sr., Diaz’s former
Olympic fame brings fortune, bodyguards to Hidilyn
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
“I am trying to adjust,” she said. Councilor Elbert Atilano Sr., Diaz’s former coach and now personal handler, said the Philippine Air Force provided two bodyguards for Hidilyn. “They said Hidilyn is considered a national treasure and pride,”... Read more
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Rappler
Armed Forces to honor Olympic medalist Hidilyn Diazwho had a motorcade in her hometown of Zamboanga City following her triumph, wa
Armed Forces to honor Olympic medalist Hidilyn Diaz
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
who had a motorcade in her hometown of Zamboanga City following her triumph, was also given a hero’s welcome by the Philippine Air Force this week during an awarding ceremony at the Villamor Air Base. The weightlifting athlete was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
AFP to honor Rio silver medalist Diaz MondayPhilippines,” Diaz’s Outstanding Achievement Medal’s citation read. The silver
AFP to honor Rio silver medalist Diaz Monday
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Philippines,” Diaz’s Outstanding Achievement Medal’s citation read. The silver medalist was given a hero’s welcome by the Philippine Air Force on Thursday in an awarding ceremony at the Villamor Air Base. She was also promoted to AW1C, a step... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Olympian Hidilyn Diaz to get hero’s welcome from PH Air Forcemedalist Hidilyn Diaz. SCREENSHOT OF RTVM VIDEO Filipina weightlifter Hidilyn
Olympian Hidilyn Diaz to get hero’s welcome from PH Air Force
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
medalist Hidilyn Diaz. SCREENSHOT OF RTVM VIDEO Filipina weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz will receive a hero’s welcome from the Philippine Air Force (PAF) on Thursday. The Air Force athlete with a rank of Airwoman Second Class will also be promoted to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
JV:solons, Mindanao execs on Duterte's new 'narco-list'lawmakers, judges and uniformed personnel suspected to be involved in the illeg
JV:solons, Mindanao execs on Duterte's new 'narco-list'
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
lawmakers, judges and uniformed personnel suspected to be involved in the illegal drug trade. Barely a week in his new office in July, Duterte named five “narco generals” in his speech at the 69th anniversary celebration of the Philippine Air Fo... Read more
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Philboxing
OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: OBSTACLES HIDILYN HAD TO HURDLE ON THE WAY TO RIOniya," Atilano id. "I made her attend the mass every Sunday which she has relig
OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: OBSTACLES HIDILYN HAD TO HURDLE ON THE WAY TO RIO
Philboxing / Posted 14 days ago
niya," Atilano id. "I made her attend the mass every Sunday which she has religiously been doing up to this day," The Philippine Air Force sergeant, likewise, emerged the first Olympian from Mindanao to have earned the honor reserved only to... Read more
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Rappler
PAF pilot who discovered China's 'Mischief' now Centcom chiefnext to Vivar is AFP Chief Ricardo Visaya and incoming Central Command Chief Ra
PAF pilot who discovered China's 'Mischief' now Centcom chief
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
next to Vivar is AFP Chief Ricardo Visaya and incoming Central Command Chief Raul Del Rosario CEBU CITY, Philippines – Philippine Air Force Major General Raul Del Rosario is the new chief of the Armed Forces' Central Command (Centcom) in Cebu... Read more
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Inquirier.net
GALLERY: Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz gets hero’s welcometouching down in Manila Thursday afternoon. The country’s first Olympic medali
GALLERY: Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz gets hero’s welcome
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
touching down in Manila Thursday afternoon. The country’s first Olympic medalist in 20 years was met by her peers from the Philippine Air Force, her parents, and other supporters including a marching band at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Welcome for Hidilyn Diaz bigger than beauty queen’s’welcome program to honor Diaz. The program includes a special presentation by s
‘Welcome for Hidilyn Diaz bigger than beauty queen’s’
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
welcome program to honor Diaz. The program includes a special presentation by some 20 young weightlifters of Mampang. The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will hold a simple program for Diaz when she returns to her military duties. SFM Disclaimer:... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
10 flights canceled after PAF plane’s tire bursts at NaiaPresidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella and key officials of the Armed Forces
10 flights canceled after PAF plane’s tire bursts at Naia
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella and key officials of the Armed Forces emerged safe after a Philippine Air Force (PAF) Fokker 27 plane busted its tire upon landing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport late Wednesday night. Safe and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
MIAA probes explosion of tires of plane carrying AbellaThe Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) is investigating the incident
MIAA probes explosion of tires of plane carrying Abella
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) is investigating the incident wherein a Philippine Air Force (PAF) Fokker 27 plane busted its tires upon landing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). The probe is being ordered by MIAA... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hidilyn Diaz:  I almost quit weightlifting before Rio Olympicson Thursday around 6 p.m. on an Emirates flight and was mobbed by admirers and
Hidilyn Diaz:  I almost quit weightlifting before Rio Olympics
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
on Thursday around 6 p.m. on an Emirates flight and was mobbed by admirers and well-wishers, including her superiors at the Philippine Air Force who had the service’s band in tow to give her a proper hero’s welcome. As soon as Diaz, now an Airwoman... Read more
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Sun Star
Diaz to pursue college after Riodirector Ronnel Abrenica along with other well-wishers also were around to welc
Diaz to pursue college after Rio
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
director Ronnel Abrenica along with other well-wishers also were around to welcome her upon her arrival as well as other Philippine Air Force (PAF) officers and staff. From NAIA, Diaz's entourage was set to board a flight to Davao City, where... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAF aircraft gets busted tires; disables in NAIA MANILA – A Philippine Air Force (PAF) Fokker F27 aircraft with registry numbe
PAF aircraft gets busted tires; disables in NAIA
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
MANILA – A Philippine Air Force (PAF) Fokker F27 aircraft with registry number RPC10620 got disabled at runway 06/24 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on Wednesday, 8:40 pm. F-5, now... Read more
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Inquirier.net
At homecoming, Hidilyn to return to roots, kin and dream–college degreeSr., is a tricycle driver but is often ill. “We are not rich and my family dep
At homecoming, Hidilyn to return to roots, kin and dream–college degree
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Sr., is a tricycle driver but is often ill. “We are not rich and my family depended on me,” Hidilyn, who later entered the Philippine Air Force (PAF), told the Inquirer via online chat. She hasn’t given up her dream of finishing college despite... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Olympian Hidilyn to be promoted in PAFairwoman second class who won a silver medal in the Olympic Games in Rio de Jan
Olympian Hidilyn to be promoted in PAF
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
airwoman second class who won a silver medal in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The commanding general of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) and its review board are discussing the promotion of Diaz, assigned to the 710th Special... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A silver in RioPacquiao. Perhaps the P5-million cash incentive, house and lot, likely product
A silver in Rio
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
Pacquiao. Perhaps the P5-million cash incentive, house and lot, likely product endorsements, and promotion of Diaz in the Philippine Air Force where she is an airwoman second class will inspire our budding athletes to strive for world-class... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -include: Samahan ng mga Magsasaka ng Ayala sa Mataas na Lupa, Inc.; Municipal G
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 18 days ago
include: Samahan ng mga Magsasaka ng Ayala sa Mataas na Lupa, Inc.; Municipal Government of Magalang; Philippine Army; Philippine Air Force Air Defense Wing; Bureau of Fire Protection Region 3; City Environment and Natural Resources Offi ce of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hidilyn’s ‘lift of faith’Pavilion 2, which looks more like a concert hall, the 25-year-old Diaz broke th
Hidilyn’s ‘lift of faith’
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
Pavilion 2, which looks more like a concert hall, the 25-year-old Diaz broke the long dry spell for the Philippines. The Philippine Air Force member bagged the silver with a total lift of 200 kilos, with a best lift of 88 kilos in the snatch and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte wants presidential plane converted into air ambulanceam comfortable with taking commercial flights and sometimes a private jet.” Th
Duterte wants presidential plane converted into air ambulance
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
am comfortable with taking commercial flights and sometimes a private jet.” The 250th Presidential Airlift Wing of the Philippine Air Force is in charge of flying the President and his family, aside from providing transportation to visiting... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz: From homemade barbell to Rio silvertried to win an Olympic medal for the country. Yesterday, in her third try, the
Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz: From homemade barbell to Rio silver
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
tried to win an Olympic medal for the country. Yesterday, in her third try, the 25-year-old airwoman second class of the Philippine Air Force from Barangay Mampang finally succeeded, winning a silver in the 53-kilogram category in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Diaz’s win in Rio Olympics weightlifting a gift to the Philippines, birthday gift to her motherSchool and studied computer science for two years at the Universidad de Zamboan
Diaz’s win in Rio Olympics weightlifting a gift to the Philippines, birthday gift to her mother
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
School and studied computer science for two years at the Universidad de Zamboanga. She is an enlisted personnel of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) assigned at the PAF Personnel Management Center. She is on detached service with the Philippine... Read more
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The Manila Times
Hidilyn ends PH medal drought in Olympicsmedal for the Southeast Asian nation since boxer Mansueto Velasco took a silver
Hidilyn ends PH medal drought in Olympics
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
medal for the Southeast Asian nation since boxer Mansueto Velasco took a silver in the 1996 games. Diaz, a member of the Philippine Air Force, dedicated the win to her mother, Emelita, who celebrated her 53rd birthday Sunday. She said they spoke... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘All I wanted was a bronze’ – Hidilyn Diazcame close to a medal since then. At the Riocentro Pavilion 2, the 25-year-old
‘All I wanted was a bronze’ – Hidilyn Diaz
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
came close to a medal since then. At the Riocentro Pavilion 2, the 25-year-old Diaz broke the spell. The member of the Philippine Air Force bagged the silver with a total lift of 200 kilos. She has a best lift of 88 kilos in the snatch and 112... Read more
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Rappler
Hidilyn Diaz hoped for Olympic bronze, feels blessed by silverathlete had come close to a medal since then. At the Riocentro Pavilion 2, the
Hidilyn Diaz hoped for Olympic bronze, feels blessed by silver
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
athlete had come close to a medal since then. At the Riocentro Pavilion 2, the 25-year-old Diaz broke the spell. The Philippine Air Force bagged the silver with a total lift of 200 kilos. She has a best lift of 88 kilos in the snatch and 112... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Subic Freeport posts record investments in 4 yearsoperation, which would occupy the northeast corner of the Subic airport, would
Subic Freeport posts record investments in 4 years
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
operation, which would occupy the northeast corner of the Subic airport, would not affect the proposed use by the Philippine Air Force of the southwest portion of the Subic airport for military training and logistics under the Expanded... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte visitwill arrive at 4 p.m. and will proceed to a security briefing with officials fr
Duterte visit
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
will arrive at 4 p.m. and will proceed to a security briefing with officials from the Philippine Army, Philippine Navy and Philippine Air Force in the Visayas (Regions 6, 7, 8 and Negros Island Region) under Central Command (Centcom) at Camp... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Narco-pols,’ drug lords hunted down in ARMMhaven, safe refuge in the area,” he said. “If they are being coddled by the ar
‘Narco-pols,’ drug lords hunted down in ARMM
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
haven, safe refuge in the area,” he said. “If they are being coddled by the armed group, then wait, we will request the Philippine Air Force to bomb your (armed group) location,” de la Rosa added. He, however, did not identify the suspects or... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Subic attracts P100b worth of investmentssaid the project, which would occupy the northeast corner of Subic airport, wou
Subic attracts P100b worth of investments
Manila Standard Today / Posted 24 days ago
said the project, which would occupy the northeast corner of Subic airport, would not affect the proposed use by the Philippine Air Force of the southwest portion of the airport under the Expanded Defense Cooperation Agreement with the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Subic investments surge to P100 Bsaid the project, which would occupy the northeast corner of the Subic airport,
Subic investments surge to P100 B
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
said the project, which would occupy the northeast corner of the Subic airport, would not affect the proposed use by the Philippine Air Force of the southwest portion of the Subic airport for military training and logistics under the Expanded... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Butuan diocese condemns killings in drugs’ nameso with this kind of work I think something good will come out of this,” Pueblo
Butuan diocese condemns killings in drugs’ name
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
so with this kind of work I think something good will come out of this,” Pueblos said. At the 69th anniversary of the Philippine Air Force, President Rodrigo Duterte in his speech revealed five police generals who were allegedly involved in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
More attack helicopters to be purchased under ‘Flight Plan 2028′Eight brand new Canadian Bell-412eP combat utility helicopters and two Italian
More attack helicopters to be purchased under ‘Flight Plan 2028′
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
Eight brand new Canadian Bell-412eP combat utility helicopters and two Italian AW-109E attack choppers were unveiled by the Philippine Air Force (PAF) yesterday with Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin christening with champagne one of the Armed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Air Force buying more attack helicopters under 'Flight Plan 2028'MANILA, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) -- The Philippine Air Force will
Air Force buying more attack helicopters under 'Flight Plan 2028'
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) -- The Philippine Air Force will be acquiring more attack helicopters to beef up its fleet as part of a long-term upgrade program, a PAF official said Tuesday. "The attack helicopter project is a... Read more
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Rappler
Cagayan residents told: Prepare before Tropical Storm Carina makes landfallCouncils (MDRRMCs). Talosig also coordinated with the Philippine Coast Guard (
Cagayan residents told: Prepare before Tropical Storm Carina makes landfall
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
Councils (MDRRMCs). Talosig also coordinated with the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), Philippine National Police (PNP), and Philippine Air Force (PAF) for disaster risk reduction measures. Meanwhile, Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba has mobilized the... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 police officers face raps for drugsgenerals still on duty, we’re ready for them,” Sueno told reporters. The three
2 police officers face raps for drugs
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
generals still on duty, we’re ready for them,” Sueno told reporters. The three are During the 69th anniversary of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) early this month, Duterte named five senior police officials, both retired and in active service,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
American activists, militant groups slam EDCAin the civilian facilities,” said Berna Ellorin of Bayan-USA. The Americans jo
American activists, militant groups slam EDCA
Manila Bulletin / Posted 28 days ago
in the civilian facilities,” said Berna Ellorin of Bayan-USA. The Americans joined other militant groups in picketing the Philippine Air Force base in Lumbia Airport here. They alleged that, once implemented, EDCA will give US forces access to... Read more
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Minda News
Activists say no to US use of Lumbia airportCAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 30 July) — Three American activists had themse
Activists say no to US use of Lumbia airport
Minda News / Posted 28 days ago
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 30 July) — Three American activists had themselves tied to the gates of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) base in Lumbia Airport Friday afternoon, July 29, 2016, to protest the use of the base by the Americans under the... Read more

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