PHILIPPINE AIR FORCE AIRLIFTS RELIEF GOODS AND SUPPLIES TO MINDANAO

Submitted by AFPAO on Wed, 10/30/2019 - 13:37

A PAF C130 aircraft with tail #5011 airlifted relief goods for the earthquake-affected residents affected by the 6.6 magnitude quake that hit Central Mindanao, Tuesday morning, 29 October 2019.
 
A total of 500 family food packs, 500 sleeping kits, 500 laminating sacks, and 50 family tents from the Department of Social Welfare and Development were airlifted from Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base in Pasay City to Tambler, General Santos City on 30 October 2019.

PAF HOSTS THE 8TH ASEAN AIR FORCES JUNIOR OFFICERS INTERACTION PROGRAM

Submitted by AFPAO on Fri, 10/25/2019 - 13:36

The PAF hosted the 8th ASEAN Air Forces Junior Officers Interaction Program (AAFJOIP) in Manila, Philippines from 14 to 18 October 2019 with the theme "Strengthening ASEAN Air Force Cooperation Towards ASEAN Solidarity." The 8th AAFJOIP was a five-day event participated by three (3) Junior Officers, with the rank equivalent of Officer-2 (1LT) to Officer-4 (MAJ), from each ASEAN country.

CSAFP VISITS AIR EDUCATION, TRAINING AND DOCTRINE COMMAND

Submitted by AFPAO on Thu, 10/24/2019 - 15:20

The Chief of Staff, Armed Forces of the Philippines, LTGEN NOEL S CLEMENT AFP has visited the Air Education, Training and Doctrine Command to have a dialogue with its organic personnel and students. He was warmly welcomed by the men and women of AETDC through a Military Honors with the Commander, AETDC, BGEN FERDINAND M CARTUJANO AFP as the host.

MALIPAYONG PAG-ABOT C-130H 4704

Submitted by AFPAO on Wed, 10/23/2019 - 10:51

Several attempts had been made by the Ferry-In Team led by the Aircraft Commander; no other than the 25th Wing Commander, 220th Airlift Wing, BGEN STEPHEN P PARREÑO AFP, to ferry back to the country the C-130H with tail number 4704 after its 6th Year Structural Maintenance Program (SMP) under Aircraft Inspection Repair Overhaul Depot (AIROD) that was conducted at Subang, Malaysia. The SMP is categorized as Depot Level Maintenance Inspection to ensure the airworthiness and the structural integrity of the aircraft.

15TH STRIKE WING CONDUCTS BLOODLETTING ACTIVITY

Submitted by AFPAO on Tue, 10/22/2019 - 15:51

The 15th Strike Wing conducted Bloodletting Activity ICOW its 46th Founding Anniversary Celebration last 05 October 2019. The activity was participated by 15SW personnel and various stakeholders coming from the APO CACI Alumni Association, ACDI, AFPSLAI, Philippine Fleet, Naval Installation Command, PNP, BFP, LGU-Cavite City, PRC-Cavite Chapter, and other civilian entities.

A total of 58, 950cc of blood were successfully collected and turned-over to AFP Medical Center for processing and utilization
 

FROM WAR TO LOVE

Submitted by AFPAO on Tue, 10/22/2019 - 08:39

Terrorism is a problem that our country has been facing for a very long time. It has instilled a nationwide fear among the people and even took the lives of some who fought for idealism. This fight against insurgency and terrorism does not choose its casualty; it may be the terrorists, the soldiers, and worse, the innocent civilians caught in the crossfire between the government troops and lawless terrorist groups.

PAF HOSTS LAUNCHING OF SUPREME STUDENT COUNCIL SOCIETY OF THE  PHILIPPINES 

Submitted by AFPAO on Mon, 10/21/2019 - 09:24

The Philippine Air Force Civil-Military Operations Group in partnership with the National Youth Commission (NYC), Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Technical Education Skills and Development (TESDA) and  National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) hosted the launching of the Supreme Student Council Society of the Philippines at Multi-Purpose Hall, PAF Aerospace Museum, Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base, Pasay City with the Vice Commander, Philippine Air Force MGEN PELAGIO R VALENZUELA AFP as the guest of honor and speaker on October 19, 2019. 

THE INSPECTOR GENERAL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES VISITS TOWEASTMIN

Submitted by AFPAO on Fri, 10/11/2019 - 13:08

On 02 October 2019, LIEUTENANT GENERAL ANTONIO RAMON A LIM AFP, The Inspector General, Armed Forces of the Philippines together with the OTIG Inspection Team visited the Headquarters TOWEASTMIN as part of his annual their Annual General Inspection to different AFP units.

The Inspector General, Armed Forces of the Philippines conducted a Dialogue with the personnel of TOWEASTMIN together with its different OPCON units. After the dialogue, LTGEN LIM AFP with the inspection team conducted an inspection of facilities.

CSAFP LTGEN CLEMENT VISITS THE PAF

Submitted by AFPAO on Wed, 10/09/2019 - 15:48

The Chief of Staff, Armed Forces of the Philippines LIEUTENANT GENERAL NOEL S CLEMENT AFP officially visited the Philippine Air Force on October 9, 2019. 

Upon his arrival, LTGEN CLEMENT was accorded with full arrival honors hosted by the Commanding General, Philippine Air Force LIEUTENANT GENERAL ROZZANO D BRIGUEZ AFP at the Headquarters Philippine Air Force Quadrangle, Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base, Pasay City.