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Inquirier.net
Air Force to buy spare parts for new planesThe Philippine Air Force (PAF) plans to purchase P4.2-million worth of spare pa
Air Force to buy spare parts for new planes
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
The Philippine Air Force (PAF) plans to purchase P4.2-million worth of spare parts for the communication, navigation and environmental systems of its newly acquired aircraft. The parts would ensure the continuous operation of the PAF’s new Airbus... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Air Force to spend P4.28M for C-295 spare partsMANILA, Philippines — The Air Force will acquire communication navigation and e
Air Force to spend P4.28M for C-295 spare parts
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines — The Air Force will acquire communication navigation and environmental systems for the transport planes it acquired from Spain. The project has an approved budget of P4.28 million for the spare parts of the C-295 planes, a bid... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Malacañang to Filpinos: Honor our heroesMANILA, Philippines – The Palace on Sunday urged the Filipinos to join the comm
Malacañang to Filpinos: Honor our heroes
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Palace on Sunday urged the Filipinos to join the commemoration of the National Heroes’ Day on Monday. ”On this day, we must give honor to our heroes who offered their lives to fight, uphold and exalt our independence that... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Two-time Milo Marathon Queen rules Lucena raceRuel Suazo and two-time Milo Marathon Queen Mary Grace Delos Santos cinched the
Two-time Milo Marathon Queen rules Lucena race
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ruel Suazo and two-time Milo Marathon Queen Mary Grace Delos Santos cinched the top spot as 21K winners of the 39th National Milo Marathon in Lucena City. Handout photo. MANILA, Philippines – Two-time Milo Marathon Queen Mary Grace Delos Santos once... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace urges Filipinos to join commemoration of National Heroes’ Day Manila – Malacanang encouraged the Filipinos on Sunday to join the commemorat
Palace urges Filipinos to join commemoration of National Heroes’ Day
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Manila – Malacanang encouraged the Filipinos on Sunday to join the commemoration of the National Heroes’ Day on Monday. ”On this day, we must give honor to our heroes who offered... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Military official’s visit signals more US intervention in Ph, Asia-Pacific’ « BulatlatThere’s more to the visits by US military officials, says a group. MANILA – Th
‘Military official’s visit signals more US intervention in Ph, Asia-Pacific’ « Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
There’s more to the visits by US military officials, says a group. MANILA – The consecutive visits by American military officials in the country signal “intensified US intervention,” in the Philippines and in the Asia-Pacific region, says an... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquino to lead National Heroes' Day celebrations MondayMANILA -- President Benigno S. Aquino III will lead the commemoration of Nation
Aquino to lead National Heroes' Day celebrations Monday
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA -- President Benigno S. Aquino III will lead the commemoration of National Heroes’ Day with a simple wreath-laying ceremony and commemorative program at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB), Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City Monday. The event will... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
P-Noy to lead National Heroes’ Day celebrations Monday | mb.com.ph | Philippine NewsP-Noy to lead National Heroes’ Day celebrations Monday President Benigno S. Aq
P-Noy to lead National Heroes’ Day celebrations Monday | mb.com.ph | Philippine News
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
P-Noy to lead National Heroes’ Day celebrations Monday President Benigno S. Aquino III will lead the commemoration of National Heroes’ Day with a simple wreath-laying ceremony and commemorative program at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB), Fort... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Sipadan hostage-taker nabbed in SibugayMANILA - A suspected leader of the Abu Sayyaf, who was tagged in the Sipadan ki
Sipadan hostage-taker nabbed in Sibugay
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA - A suspected leader of the Abu Sayyaf, who was tagged in the Sipadan kidnapping in 2000, was arrested in Tungawan, Zamboanga Sibugay on Tuesday. Ibni Acosta was collared around 10 p.m. based on a warrant issued by Judge Erlinda Pinera Uy of... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Philippines seeks U.S. help to protect troops in disputed seaA China Coast Guard vessel attempts to block a Philippine government vessel as
Philippines seeks U.S. help to protect troops in disputed sea
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
A China Coast Guard vessel attempts to block a Philippine government vessel as the latter tries to enter the China Second Thomas Disputed Shoals, locally known as name Ayungin Shoal, to orate Philippine troops and resupply provisions on, March 29,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaTHE Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander
PH seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
THE Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by deploying American patrol planes... Read more
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FOX News
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaFILE 2011: Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the commander, Adm. Harry Har
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
FILE 2011: Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the commander, Adm. Harry Harris Jr., center, assured him of U.S. readiness to provide assistance. (Reuters) MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visit
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by... Read more
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ABC News
Philippines Seeks US Help to Protect Troops in Disputed SeaThe Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander
Philippines Seeks US Help to Protect Troops in Disputed Sea
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by deploying American patrol... Read more
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The Manila Times
Relief goods airlifted to N. LuzonAugust 25, 2015 9:56 pm The Philippine Air Force (PAF) has airlifted an initia
Relief goods airlifted to N. Luzon
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
August 25, 2015 9:56 pm The Philippine Air Force (PAF) has airlifted an initial batch of relief goods for residents in Ilocos Sur province affected by Typhoon Ineng. Col. Dennis Estrella, PAF Tactical Operation... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 a.m., August 25, 2015From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MON
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 a.m., August 25, 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 7 days ago
From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MONITORED A total of 159 incidents were monitored – 88 flooding, 21 river swelling, 15 damaged river/flood control, 12 landslides/rockslides, 10 collapsed structures, 7... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 p.m., August 23, 2015From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MON
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 p.m., August 23, 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 8 days ago
From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MONITORED A total of 40 incidents were monitored – seventeen (17) flooding, ten (10) landslides, seven (7) tornadoes, two (2) river swelling , one (1) fallen tree, one (1)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Air Force says attack helicopters to be delivered by year's endMANILA, Philippines – Philippine Air Force (PAF) official said “power” attack h
Air Force says attack helicopters to be delivered by year's end
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Philippine Air Force (PAF) official said “power” attack helicopters will be delivered and completed before the end of this year. “We expect six more attack helicopters that will come before the year ends,” PAF commander Lt.... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
MIAA creates special elite security unitThe Special Reaction Unit (SRU), the elite security force of the Manila Interna
MIAA creates special elite security unit
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Special Reaction Unit (SRU), the elite security force of the Manila International Airport Authority. Photo by Raoul Esperas for ABS-CBN News. MANILA, Philippines – The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) has put an elite security force... Read more
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Rappler
NDRRMC sends relief to flooded Santa town in Ilocus SurISLAND BARANGAYS. Screenshot of Google maps MANILA, Philippines – The governme
NDRRMC sends relief to flooded Santa town in Ilocus Sur
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
ISLAND BARANGAYS. Screenshot of Google maps MANILA, Philippines – The government's disaster agency has asked the military to conduct reconnaissance flights and send troops to the coastal town of Santa in Ilocos Sur, following reports Typhoon Ineng... Read more
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Zamboanga Times
PHL to get 2 more American C-130sMANILA — The Philippine Lockheed C-130 "Hercules" cargo plane fleet, which cons
PHL to get 2 more American C-130s
Zamboanga Times / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA — The Philippine Lockheed C-130 "Hercules" cargo plane fleet, which consists of three aircraft, will be getting another two units with the assistance of the United States government. This was disclosed by US Ambassador Philip Goldberg during... Read more
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Zamboanga Times
PAF looking for more advanced fighter aircraftMANILA — Despite the "air-to-air" capabilities of its South Korean-made F/A-50
PAF looking for more advanced fighter aircraft
Zamboanga Times / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA — Despite the "air-to-air" capabilities of its South Korean-made F/A-50 "Fighting Eagle" jet aircraft, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) still has its sights on acquiring a more advanced and capable jet fighter. This was announced by PAF chief... Read more
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Zamboanga Times
PAF to upgrade ISR systemsMANILA — The Philippine Air Force (PAF) announced that it is planning to upgrad
PAF to upgrade ISR systems
Zamboanga Times / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA — The Philippine Air Force (PAF) announced that it is planning to upgrade and enhance its existing intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance (ISR) systems to cover the entire archipelago. This was the reaction PAF chief Lt. Gen. Jeffrey... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bell Helicopter Delivers Final Bell 412EP Aircraft to the Philippine Department of National DefenseManilla, Philippines (August 17, 2015) – Bell Helicopter (http://www.bellhelico
Bell Helicopter Delivers Final Bell 412EP Aircraft to the Philippine Department of National Defense
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
Manilla, Philippines (August 17, 2015) – Bell Helicopter (http://www.bellhelicopter.com), a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced the final delivery and acceptance of eight Bell 412EP helicopters to the Philippine Department of National... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
The Philippine Air Force is now 10 helicopters stronger than beforeGot a tip? Send it to us at manila@coconuts.co. As part of its billion-peso mod
The Philippine Air Force is now 10 helicopters stronger than before
Coconuts Manila / Posted 14 days ago
Got a tip? Send it to us at manila@coconuts.co. As part of its billion-peso modernization program, the Philippine Air Force received 10 brand spankin’ new choppers on Monday. According to a press statement from Bell Helicopter, the eight Bell-412... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PH can afford 'frugal' military upgradeMANILA - The Philippines can only afford a "frugal" military upgrade, defense o
PH can afford 'frugal' military upgrade
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 14 days ago
MANILA - The Philippines can only afford a "frugal" military upgrade, defense officials said Monday, even though maritime tensions with China are growing. Despite a proposed 25 percent rise in next year's defense budget, the government must still... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines can't afford full military modernisation: OfficialsMANILA: The Philippines can only afford a "frugal" military upgrade, defence of
Philippines can't afford full military modernisation: Officials
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
MANILA: The Philippines can only afford a "frugal" military upgrade, defence officials said on Monday (Aug 17), even though maritime tensions with China are growing. Despite a proposed 25 per cent rise in next year's defence budget, the government... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
10 new choppers boost AFP’s air defense Ten brand-new helicopters – eight Bell-412EPs combat utility helicopters and
10 new choppers boost AFP’s air defense
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Ten brand-new helicopters – eight Bell-412EPs combat utility helicopters and two attack versions of the AgustaWestland AW-109Es – were formally turned over to the Philippine Air Force (PAF) yesterday in a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Minimum credible defense: Still a long way to goMANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) yesterday admitted that th
Minimum credible defense: Still a long way to go
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) yesterday admitted that there is still a long way to go before the country can achieve minimum credible defense, or the capability to defend and protect its national interests when... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ph can’t afford full military modernisation: officials GROWING FLEET – Eight brand new Canadian Bell-412eP combat utility helicopter
Ph can’t afford full military modernisation: officials
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
GROWING FLEET – 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... Read more
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Rappler
Air Force chief flies brand new attack chopperTEST FLIGHT. Philippine Air Force commanding general Jeffrey Delgado flies the
Air Force chief flies brand new attack chopper
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
TEST FLIGHT. Philippine Air Force commanding general Jeffrey Delgado flies the brand new attack helicopter from Italy. PAF photo MANILA, Philippines – Philippine Air Force commanding general Jeffrey Delgado personally piloted one of the brand new... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
DND sees nothing wrong with China recruitment videoMANILA - The Department of National Defense (DND) sees nothing wrong with China
DND sees nothing wrong with China recruitment video
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 14 days ago
MANILA - The Department of National Defense (DND) sees nothing wrong with China's release of a recruitment video that showcases its naval military might. The four-minute People's Liberation Army-Navy video shows China's massive naval assets,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US maintains call for peaceful resolution of sea disputeTHE United States reiterated its call for a peaceful resolution of the South Ch
US maintains call for peaceful resolution of sea dispute
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
THE United States reiterated its call for a peaceful resolution of the South China Sea dispute following China’s release of military recruitment video that seemed to warn other nations. “I think what will promote stability in the region are legal... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US pledges to aid PHL in ongoing military modernization The United States has vowed to assist the Filipino military in its ongoing mo
US pledges to aid PHL in ongoing military modernization
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
The United States has vowed to assist the Filipino military in its ongoing modernization program even as it reiterated its call for China to use the “peaceful path” in resolving its territorial... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Philippines can't afford full military modernisation: officialsMANILA - The Philippines can only afford a "frugal" military upgrade, defence o
Philippines can't afford full military modernisation: officials
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA - The Philippines can only afford a "frugal" military upgrade, defence officials said Monday, even though maritime tensions with China are growing. A Philippine Air Force chaplain blesses a newly-delivered Bell 412 helicopter with holy water... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAF receives 10 new choppers, more comingMANILA - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) officially received Monday ten brand ne
PAF receives 10 new choppers, more coming
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) officially received Monday ten brand new helicopters, another sign of progress in the Armed Forces of the Philippines' modernization program. Eight units of Bell-214EP and two units of AW-109E choppers were... Read more
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Inquirier.net
10 brand new choppers turned over to PAFTHE Philippine Air Force on Monday received 10 brand new helicopters as part of
10 brand new choppers turned over to PAF
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
THE Philippine Air Force on Monday received 10 brand new helicopters as part of the billion-peso modernization program for a country trying to build a minimum credible defense amid China’s expansion in the South China Sea. Eight of the choppers are... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAF gets 10 brand new combat helicopters The newly acquired 8 Canadian Bell-412eP combat utility and 2 Italian AW-109E
PAF gets 10 brand new combat helicopters
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
The newly acquired 8 Canadian Bell-412eP combat utility and 2 Italian AW-109E attack choppers of the Air Force of the Philippines are parked at the grandstand of Villamor Air Base in Pasay City . (JOHN JEROME... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Air Force to receive 10 helicoptersMANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will formally receive toda
Air Force to receive 10 helicopters
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will formally receive today eight combat helicopters and two attack helicopters. The turnover and blessing of the eight Bell-412EP helicopters acquired from Canada and two AW-109E helicopters... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAF to receive 10 new military helicoptersMANILA -- Defense and military officials are due to receive on Monday 10 brand
PAF to receive 10 new military helicopters
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA -- Defense and military officials are due to receive on Monday 10 brand new combat utility and attack helicopters from two foreign aircraft manufacturers. The helicopters will further boost the capability of the ill-equipped Philippine Air... Read more
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Rappler
PH reiterates 'peaceful solution' amid China military videoPAG-ASA ISLAND. The second biggest island in the disputed South China Sea is ho
PH reiterates 'peaceful solution' amid China military video
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
PAG-ASA ISLAND. 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 – Following China’s release of a new video aimed at recruiting more... Read more
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Sun Star
Radaza singles out achievers, cake-makersAN OFFICER of the Philippine Air Force, new teachers and a young chess master w
Radaza singles out achievers, cake-makers
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
AN OFFICER of the Philippine Air Force, new teachers and a young chess master who brought pride to Lapu-Lapu City shared the spotlight during Mayor Paz Radaza’s 2015 State of the City Address yesterday. The mayor also said the City will continue to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AFP to reopen Subic as Navy, PAF base DND: Irreversible crisis has reached tipping pointMANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force and Navy will go ahead with a pl
AFP to reopen Subic as Navy, PAF base DND: Irreversible crisis has reached tipping point
Pilipino Star / Posted 17 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Air Force and Navy will go ahead with a plan to open camps in Subic Bay Freeport facing the disputed South China Sea and West Philippine Sea even if a proposed American military presence doesn’t happen, Defense... Read more
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ABC News
Philippines to Open Base Near Disputed Sea Even Without USThe Philippines will go ahead with a plan to open military camps at Subic Bay f
Philippines to Open Base Near Disputed Sea Even Without US
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
The Philippines will go ahead with a plan to open military camps at Subic Bay facing the disputed South China Sea even if a proposed American military presence doesn't happen, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said Friday. Gazmin unveiled plans two... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Subic return as military base startsAugust 14th, 2015 12:12 AM PRESIDENT Aquino takes a close look at a new helico
Subic return as military base starts
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
August 14th, 2015 12:12 AM PRESIDENT Aquino takes a close look at a new helicopter for the Philippine Navy, one of the armed forces branches that his administration is trying to strengthen amid ongoing Chinese aggression in the West Philippine Sea,... Read more
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Rappler
Rules not power in South China Sea, Britain's FM says in BeijingPAG-ASA ISLAND. The second biggest island in the disputed South China Sea is ho
Rules not power in South China Sea, Britain's FM says in Beijing
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
PAG-ASA ISLAND. 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 BEIJING, China – Visiting British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond told a Beijing audience... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Phl, Indonesia eye Air Force cadet exchange programMANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and Indonesia are eyeing an exchange prog
Phl, Indonesia eye Air Force cadet exchange program
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and Indonesia are eyeing an exchange program for Air Force cadets to provide exposure to their future pilots. Philippine Air Force spokesman Col. Enrico Canaya said the program would strengthen the defense ties... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Indonesia Air Force chief in PH to boost tiesIndonesian Air Force Chief Agus Supriatna (left) stand in attention with Philip
Indonesia Air Force chief in PH to boost ties
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
Indonesian Air Force Chief Agus Supriatna (left) stand in attention with Philippine Air Force Commander Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Delgado during a visit to Villamor Air Base. PHOTO FROM PH AIR FORCE Indonesian Air Force chief Agus Supriatna is in the... Read more
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Balita
Ranking Indonesian Air Force leader visits PAF August 12, 2015 5:09 am MANILA, Aug. 11 — A ranking Indonesian Air Force (IA
Ranking Indonesian Air Force leader visits PAF
Balita / Posted 20 days ago
August 12, 2015 5:09 am MANILA, Aug. 11 — A ranking Indonesian Air Force (IAF) officer, Air Chief Marshal Agus Supriatna, is in the Philippines for a two-day visit. The visit of Supriatna, the IAF's... Read more
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Rappler
Indonesian Air Force chief in 3-day visit to PHMANILA, Philippines – Air Chief Marshal Agus Supriatna, commander of the Indone
Indonesian Air Force chief in 3-day visit to PH
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Air Chief Marshal Agus Supriatna, commander of the Indonesian Air Force, is in the Philippines for a 3-day visit. Philippine Air Force (PAF) chief Lieutenant General Jeffrey Delgado awarded him the honorary PAF Gold Wings Badge... Read more
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