Press Release> 2015

December

--27 December 2015 PAF Brings Family Together For the Holidays

--27 December 2015 Serving the Filipino People Anytime, Anywhere

--27 December 2015 CG, PAF Sends His Christmas Message via a Video Call to Airmen in Haiti

--27 December 2015 PRES Aquino Pins Medals To Two PAF Personnel for Their Acts of Heroism during the AFP Anniversary

--27 December 2015 1301st PAF Dental Dispensary Unit Marks 65th Founding Anniversary

--18 December 2015 CG, PAF’s Christmas Visit to Troops Completed

--18 December 2015 CSAFP Personally Delivers His Christmas Message to Airmen

--18 December 2015 PAF Extends Help to Typhoon Nona Victims

--17 December 2015 PAF Strengthens Research and Development Program

--16 December 2015 PAF Welcomes 28 Newly Called To Active Duty Officers

--16 December 2015 CG,PAF Uplifts Morale Of Confined Airmen

--16 December 2015 PAF Received Two Ambulances From AFPMBAI

--16 December 2015 Deputy Inspector General, AFP Visited PAF Prior To His Retirement

--16 December 2015 CG, PAF Visits Remotely Deployed Troops

--14 December 2015 PAF Women's Basketball Team Soared As Champions

--14 December 2015 Your PAF Looks Familiar, A Success

--14 December 2015 PAF Hosted Combat Casualty Care Training

--14 December 2015 PAF's 3rd New C295m Aircraft Arrived Clark Air Base

--11 December 2015 A Female Pilot Topped The Squadron Officer Course

--11 December 2015 CG,PAF Visits Troops At Crow Valley And Clark Air Base

--10 December 2015 OIC of an ISO-Certified PAF Dental Dispensary, Now Assume As Commanding Officer

--08 December 2015 Ethics And Public Accountability: Key To Mission Success

--08 December 2015 President Aquino Leads Turn-over of New Air Assets to the Philippine Air Force

--08 December 2015 Good Deeds are not Forgotten

--07 December 2015 Top 3 PAFOCS Graduates Named

--04 December 2015 Two PAF Bronze Medalists in A World Weightlifting Championship Paid A Courtesy Call to CG, PAF

--04 December 2015 PAF Student Graduated As Top 3 in CGSC

--04 December 2015 Air Force Reserve Command on Their 36th Founding Anniversary

--04 December 2015 Flight Nurses Are Heroes

--03 December 2015 PAF Bases Welcome December with Christmas Lights

--03 December 2015 Chief PNP Visits PAF

November

--29 November 2015 The Eagle Has Landed!

--29 November 2015 It’s Just A Matter of Hours!

--26 November 2015 Trojans On Their 42nd Anniversary Celebration

--26 November 2015 Hen Luna Viewed To Uphold Patriotism

--26 November 2015 Mexican President Visited Plaza Hidalgo to Honor Mexican War Heroes

--26 November 2015 PAF Rendered Military Honors to Mexican President

--26 November 2015 AFRC Commander Renders Retirement Call

--18 November 2015 No Fly Zone Restrictions Include Drones

--17 November 2015 PAF CDM Teams Deployed

--17 November 2015 PAF All Prepared for APEC

--16 November 2015 CG, PAF Receives First Head of State to Arrive For APEC

--16 November 2015 Outgoing and Incoming Indonesian Attachés Paid Courtesy Call to CG, PAF

--16 November 2015 Philippine-Chinese Charitable Assn Inc. Renewed Its Commitment to PAF

--14 November 2015 To Prepare For The Big One, We Must Work As One

--11 November 2015 CG, PAF Starts His Traditional Pre-Christmas Visit to Different PAF Units and Bases

--11 November 2015 Air Force Finance Center Celebrated its 42nd Anniversary

--11 November 2015 Ensuring a Safe and Harmless Flight

--08 November 2015 CG, PAF Breaks the Sound Barrier

October

--30 October 2015 The "Restorers" Showcased Capability during Its 68th Founding Anniversary

--30 October 2015 AETC's Deputy Commander Promoted To Brigadier General

--22 October 2015 PAF Flew In Relief Goods to Affected Areas

--22 October 2015 PAF's Tactical Operations Group 1 Distributes Relief Goods in Baguio City

--22 October 2015 PAF Sokol Helicopters Delivers Relief Goods to Isolated Areas

--21 October 2015 PAF C-130s Deliver Food Packs To Baler and Casiguran

--20 October 2015 PAF Distributes Relief Goods in Barangays of Nueva Ecija

--20 October 2015 PAF Choppers Conducted Aerial Reconnaissance

--20 October 2015 Rescue Teams from Clark Air Base Helped People Of Nueva Ecija

--20 October 2015 PAF Rescues Civilians and Delivers Relief Goods in Isabela

--20 October 2015 PAF Prepared Baler Airport for HADR Operations

--20 October 2015 Clark Air Base Prepares for HADR Operations

--20 October 2015 Joint PAF-PN-PA Team at Clark Ready for Deployment

--19 October 2015 530th Air Base Wing Commemorated Its 60th Founding Anniversary

--19 October 2015 PAF Assembles Its Disaster Response Unit for Physical Accounting and Inspection

--19 October 2015 Stress Management Seminar Conducted to Enlisted and Civilian Personnel of the Philippine Air Force

--16 October 2015 355th Aviation Engineer Wing Celebrates Its 68th Founding Anniversary

--13 October 2015 PAF and PNP Air to Ground Operations Seminar Concluded

--12 October 2015 Attaché Association Visits PAF

--12 October 2015 PAF Pledges Its Allegiance to the AFP Code Of Ethics

--08 October 2015 Basic Officer Leader Course Concept Presented To PAF

--08 October 2015 A New AFSSG Commander Takes Post

--07 October 2015 PAF Welcomes Newly Designated Turkish Military Attaché

--07 October 2015 570th CTW Supports National Greening Program

--07 October 2015 PAF Officer and ROTC Cadets Leaving for Guam

--07 October 2015 PAF Meeting the International Standards in Quality Management Systems

--06 October 2015 CEU Dean Shared Knowledge on Bioethics Principles in Nursing to PAF Nurses

--06 October 2015 New Leadership for AFCE

--06 October 2015 PAF Tops 2015 Awardees Recognized

--02 October 2015 Aviation Medical Examiner Course Officially Starts

--01 October 2015 Efficient Human Resource Management Highlighted in PAFPMC's 8th Year

September

--30 September 2015 Education and Family Conference 2015 Opens

--30 September 2015 PAF Civilian Employees HRMOs and Civilian Supervisors Quarterly Conference Convene

--30 September 2015 AFP-PNP Olympics 2015 Ends With a Blast

--30 September 2015 BMT 2016-A Candidate Soldiers Endured Reception Rites

--29 September 2015 New Director of Office of Special Studies Assumes

--29 September 2015 PAF Dental Service conducts a Scientific Seminar and receives an ISO Certificate

--29 September 2015 Canada's Ambassador Visits PAF

--24 September 2015 Honors For The Unknown Soldiers At Arlington

--24 September 2015 600 Candidate Soldiers Reported For Training

--24 September 2015 Promoting Good Governance

--23 September 2015 CG, PAF as Dean of Pacific Air Chiefs

--22 September 2015 CG, PAF honored during a Military Tattoo at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington D.C

--22 September 2015 New PAF Pilots Graduated

--22 September 2015 New Chairman of PAF Bids and Awards Committee Assumed

--22 September 2015 Reservist and Retiree Affairs Symposium Held

--22 September 2015 New Commanding Officer of PAFPMC Sets In

--17 September 2015 CG,PAF takes part in the Pacific Air Chiefs’ Symposium

--14 September 2015 New PAF Chief for Personnel Takes Charge

--10 September 2015 AFP Sergeants Major Course Class 12-15 visited PAF

--10 September 2015 1st Air Division on its 44th year

--10 September 2015 Ad-interim appointments of 45 promoted PAF officers confirmed, 2 others promoted

--08 September 2015 PAF to Hold Joint Interoperability Exercise with Navy

--07 September 2015 PAF Honors Retiring Officer after Serving 36 Years in the PAF

--07 September 2015 Philippines-Indonesia Cadet Exchange Visit Program 2015

--07 September 2015 BLUEBIRDS on its 47th Anniversary

--06 September 2015 PAF participated in Alay Lakad 2015

--04 September 2015 Three PAF personnel conferred as TOPS 2015 awardees

--03 September 2015 J8 Deputy MGen Remotigue Renders Retirement Call

--02 September 2015 12th ASEAN AIR CHIEFS Conference 2015 At Cambodia Held

--01 September 2015 PAF Participated in the Armed Forces of the Filipino People Week and National Heroes Day

--01 September 2015 PAF Joins in the Commemoration of the International Humanitarian Law Day Celebration

--01 September 2015 PAF lower units develops implementation plans to PAF Flight Plan

August

--27 August 2015 COMELEC Voters' Registration and Biometrics Validation Held at PAF

--27 August 2015 PAF Helicopters Distributes Relief Goods In Ilocos

--24 August 2015 Chief of Staff of the AFP Visits the PAF

--24 August 2015 PAF Participated In the Armed Forces of the Filipino People Week

--20 August 2015 Royal Thai Air Force ACM THARECHAT Visits PAF

--19 August 2015 Defense Service Command and Staff College Delegates from Sri Lanka Visits PAF

--18 August 2015 Turnover Ceremony of New PAF Helicopters a Success

--14 August 2015 J8 Visited the PAF Headquarters

--14 August 2015 New Wing Commander of 530th Air Base Wing Installed

--11 August 2015 Indonesian Air Chief Visited the PAF

--11 August 2015 PAF at Peace Road Philippines 2015

--10 August 2015 PAF Reaffirmed Support to International Humanitarian Law

--07 August 2015 AFRMO Appointed New Chief

--06 August 2015 Annual General Inspection of PAF Commences

July

--31 July 2015 520th ABW Celebrated Its 49th Founding Anniversary

--30 July 2015 Selected Officer Candidates to Start Their Training

--30 July 2015 PAF Took Part in the Shake Drill

--29 July 2015 PAF Conducted Basic Meteorology Seminar 2015

--27 July 2015 PAF Promotes Gender Equality

--24 July 2015 Winners of The PAF Inter-Unit Sports Tournament 2015 Awarded

--24 July 2015 MGEN Del Rosario, the New 1st Air Division Commander

--24 July 2015 PAF Participated In the 3rd Quarter 2015 Earthquake Drill

--24 July 2015 AFP’s the Chief Nurse Renders Exit Call

--20 July 2015 PAF Best Marching Unit of 2015 Awarded

--20 July 2015 PAF Holds Oplan “Pagyanig” Lecture

--15 July 2015 CG, PAF Presided Over the Assumption of New Commanders

--14 July 2015 PAF Presented The Airworthiness Of The Acquired UH-1D Helicopters

--07 July 2015 AFP Sends Air Force Peacekeepers To Haiti

--07 July 2015 Outstanding Brunei Defense Academy Graduate Commended

-- 07 July 2015 Top AFPCGSC Student Commended

-- 06 July 2015 Airmen Brought Home Sea Games Medals

-- 03 July 2015 PAF Celebrates @ 68

-- 03 July 2015 PAF Retirees Day 2015

June

-- The CG, PAF Donned Ranks To Newly Promoted Generals

-- 600th Air Base Wing Commander retires from the Service

-- PAF Deserving Units And Personnel Recognized

-- PAF Hospital Benefits From PMA Sambisig '91 Aviators' Project

-- Human Rights Forum at AETC

-- PAF Launches Earthquake Rescue Competition

-- 600th Air Base Wing Commander Rendered Retirement Call to the CG, PAF

-- A Closer View Of the PAF Inside the Mall

-- PAF Welcomed a New Vice Commander

-- 2nd Air Division Commander Rendered Retirement Call to CG, PAF

--Retreat Seminar Held to Strengthen Value of Integrity as Every Airmen's Way of Life

--220th Airlift Wing Celebrated its 42nd Founding Anniversary

-- PAF Athletes Bagged Medals At Sea Games

-- A Night with the Air Chiefs

-- Newly Appointed PAF Generals Honored

-- Motorcycle Safety Course Held in Zamboanga

May

-- Retirees Golf Tournament Held

-- Philippine Air Force Held Earthquake Drill Exercises

-- Air Force Symposium 2015: The Vital Link Between Air Power Development And Regional Cooperation

-- MGEN FALLORINA Is Now the New Deputy Chief Of Staff, AFP

-- SAR Demo Held At Zambales

-- International Maritime Defence Exhibition (IMDEX) Asia 2015

-- Air Force Rainmaking Aircraft Readied

-- Newly Appointed PAF Generals Took Oath in Malacañan

-- Chief of Japan's Air Self-Defense Force Visits the PAF

-- US Air National Guard General Visited PAF

-- PAF Tendered Testimonial Review to Retiring Deputy Chief Of Staff

-- Stunning Beauties Graced the Air Force Sports Tournament

-- Sky Warriors Claims the Tug Of War

-- PAF Inter-Unit Sports Tournament 2015 Opens

-- New Zealand Chief of Air Force Visited PAF

-- Air Force Safety Office Welcomes a New Commanding Officer

-- Commanding General, Mexican Air Force Visited PAF

-- Caring For the Environment

-- PAF Showcased Its Taebo/Takbo Program

-- PAF Conducted Medical Evacuation Drill

-- Air Force Shooters Awarded

-- 70th Anniversary of the Landing of the 201st Fighter Squadron of the Mexican Expeditionary Air Force in the Philippines Celebrated

-- Philippine Air Force Bagged Its Second Silver Trailblazer Award

April

-- PAF Held a Simultaneous Spiritual Recollection

-- First Meeting With Multi-Sector Governance Council (MSGC) Held

-- PAF Creating Awareness And Enhancement Exchange

-- 68th PAF Pre-Anniversary Golf Tournament

-- Saving Lives by Giving Blood

-- Air Logistics Command's 17th Anniversary Celebrated

-- 950TH CEISG Celebrated 10th Anniversary

-- Headquarters Service Support Group Celebrates Its 18th Founding Anniversary

-- Commanding General, Philippine Army Visited PAF

-- Commanding Officer, 1301st PAF Dental Dispensary Relinquished His Command

-- 3rd Air Division Celebrated 31st Anniversary

-- Pilots Receives Honorary Weapons Controller Badge

-- CG, PAF Sports Festival 2015 Concluded

-- Donning Of Ranks Held For 43 Newly Promoted PAF Colonels

-- A Veteran C-130 Pilot Receives PAF Gold Wings Badge

-- Accomplished Maintenance Officers Recognized

-- Pilots Receives Senior Pilot Rating Award

-- Pilots Receives Command Pilot Wings Badge

-- Senior Officer Receives Command Avionics/Aircraft Maintenance Specialty Badge

-- Air Force Inspector General Gets 2nd Star

-- Air Force Internal Auditor Promoted to Brigadier General

-- PMA “ALAB TALA” Class 2018 Visits PAF

-- Air Force Prepares For Typhoon Chedeng

-- CG,PAF Inspects PAF Disaster Response Units

March

-- C295M Lands Zamboanga and Davao for the First Time

-- First Filipina Japan National Defense Academy Graduate Reports to the PAF

-- PAF's New C295M Completes Its Maiden Flight

-- More Training and Information Exchange Underway

-- Senior Officers Assume Key Positions in the PAF

-- Brand New C295m Formally Turned Over to PAF

-- MNSA Delegation Visits PAF

-- Air Force Human Rights Office Has a New Chief

-- PAF Welcomes New Pilots

-- Providers At 36: Towards Quality Management System

-- Teamwork, Discipline And Camaraderie

-- 3 Brand New C-295 Medium Lift Fixed-Wing Aircraft

-- CG,PAF Awards Wounded Personnel Medal To A Young Huey Co-Pilot

-- Civilian Employee Recognized For Being Honest

-- Athletes Got Military Merit Medals

-- Juana ...Ikaw na!

February

-- Women Power in the Flight Line

-- Air Force Airborne Firefighters in Action

-- A Happy Air Force Band Led a Happy Walk

-- Commander, Western Command Visits PAF

-- PAF’s 505th Search and Rescue Group Celebrates 19th Founding Anniversary

-- PAF Inaugurates Home For Modern Day Heroes

-- Mexican Military Attaché To Indonesia Visits The PAF

-- PAF Takes Part In COPE NORTH 2015

-- Royal Thai Air Force Chief Visits The PAF

-- OMNI Aviation Corporation, New Addition to the PAF’s Affiliated Reserve Force

-- RADM JAMES SHANNON Of The US NAVY Visits PAF

-- CG, PAF Awards "Sagisag Ng Ulirang Kawal" To Soldiers For Taking Part In Disaster Response

-- 900TH AFWG Opened The Sep-U Sports Challenge

-- PAF Runners Win Trophies And Medals In Condura Skyway Marathon

January

-- PAF Civilian Employees on Their 3-Peat Victory in the AFP CE Sports Fest

-- PAF Arnis Team Reigns as the Over-All Champion

-- Air Force Sgt Major Begins Meeting Sorties with Enlisted Personnel

-- Office Created to Oversee the Implementation of the PAF Flight Plan 2028

-- Closed Encounter with Pope Francis

-- PAF Supports Efforts To Ensure A Successful Papal Visit

-- CG, PAF Praised Airmen For The Success Of Papal Visit

-- 570TH CTW Deputy Wing Commander Renders Retirement Call

-- PAF Affiliates Amity Volunteer Fire Brigade As Reserve Force

-- Traditional New Year's Call

-- New Year, New Rank for the Commander of the Air Logistics Command as He Earns His 2nd Star Rank

-- Air Force Finance Center Welcomes a New Commanding Officer