TOWNOL CONDUCTS BIKING AND PLANTING ACTIVITY

Submitted by AFPAO on Mon, 10/19/2020 - 10:47

IN PHOTOS: Tactical Operations Wing Northern Luzon conducted its regular biking activity to maintain the physical fitness and camaraderie among its personnel while still in observance of COVID-19 protocols on October 17, 2020. Likewise, tree planting and cleaning activity dubbed as "Bayanihan" at the area of newly renovated Headquarters TOWNOL Annex was also conducted in partnership with the Angeles City Government-Agriculture Office (ACGAO) in support to national greening program of the government.

520TH AIR BASE WING CONDUCTS BLESSING OF NEWLY-ACQUIRED GOVERNMENT VEHICLES

Submitted by AFPAO on Fri, 10/16/2020 - 14:40

IN PHOTOS: Blessing of 520th Air Base Wing newly-acquired government vehicles at Motor Vehicle Squadron, 522nd Logistics Group on October 16, 2020. The activity underscores the Wing's strategic focus on developing efficient base service support system by highlighting one of the core systems specifically on upgrading the ground mobility assets needed by 520th ABW to support various mobility operations.

Maraming Salamat sa PAF Command, and to God be the Glory!

#AFPYouCanTrust
#TakeTheLeadSoarAsOne
 

PAF CONDUCTS BLESSING OF MOBILE ASSETS AND RECOVERED AIRCRAFT

Submitted by AFPAO on Thu, 10/15/2020 - 13:22

IN PHOTOS: Blessing of ground vehicles and recovered UH-1H helicopter with tail Nr 504 at Clark Air Base, Mabalacat City in Pampanga on October 13, 2020 with the Commanding General, PAF LTGEN ALLEN T PAREDES PAF as Guest of Honor.

The ground vehicles composed of two (2) buses, two (2) fire trucks, and 50 KM-250 trucks will be distributed among Air Base Groups, Tactical Operations Groups and other PAF Units to boost its current support capability and to further increase the equipment readiness of the PAF.

PAF LAUNCHES TWENTY FOUR-7 MINI MART

Submitted by AFPAO on Fri, 09/25/2020 - 22:36

The 520th Air Base Wing launched the new Twenty Four-7 Mini Mart in a simple opening and blessing ceremony hosted by its Wing Commander, COL MICHAEL J LORENZO PAF ( MNSA) on 25 September 2020 at Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base, Pasay City. 

The activity was graced by no other than the Commanding General, Philippine Air Force, LTGEN ALLEN T PAREDES PAF.  Also present were: the Vice Commander, PAF, MGEN PELAGIO R VALENZUELA PAF; the Chief of Air Staff, MGEN FLORANTE M AMANO PAF; and, the Air Force Inspector General MGEN FERNYL G BUCA PAF.

PAF’S NEW C2 AIRCRAFT FERRIES PPE FOR ITS INAUGURAL FLIGHT

Submitted by AFPAO on Tue, 09/22/2020 - 08:41

The Philippine Air Force's new Gulfstream G280 Command and Control aircraft flew to Davao City carrying medical supplies on its inaugural flight on September 21, 2020.

The aircraft transported Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, DOH Secretary Francisco Duque III; DILG Secretary Eduardo Año; Chief Implementer on the declared National Policy against COVID-19, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr.; and, other IATF members to Davao City to check on the current COVID-19 situation in the province and to transport assorted PPE and medical supplies. 

PAF FORMALLY OPENS BASIC INTEGRATED COMMAND AND CONTROL, COMMUNICATIONS, AND CYBER SYSTEMS CLASS

Submitted by AFPAO on Thu, 09/10/2020 - 14:58

The Philippine Air Force, through the Office of Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Communications (OA-6), formally opened the Basic Integrated Command and Control, Communications, and Cyber Systems Class 01 in a simple Opening Ceremony held via Google Meet with the Vice Commander, Philippine Air Force MGEN PELAGIO R VALENZUELA PAF as the Guest of Honor and Speaker on August 10, 2020. 

REMAINS OF OFW FROM LEBANON ARRIVES IN ILOILO VIA PAF AIRCRAFT

Submitted by AFPAO on Thu, 08/20/2020 - 22:48

The Philippine Air Force provided air transport and ground assistance during the arrival of the cadaver of late Milagros Campo Sumaculob, an Overseas Filipino Worker who died in a Beirut, Lebanon blast last August 5, 2020 from Clark Air Base Pampanga to Iloilo International Airport via NC212i aircraft on August 18, 2020.

Meanwhile, the same aircraft was utilized to transport three (3) DOH personnel from Mactan to Iloilo who augmented as additional medical frontliners at Cebu City in response to their increasing COVID-19 cases.