AIR DEFENSE COMMAND ON ITS 58 YEARS

Submitted by AFPAO on Tue, 09/17/2019 - 15:05

The Air Defense Command of the Philippine Air Force celebrated its 58th Founding Anniversary on September 16, 2019 at the Main Ballroom, Air Force City Officers’ Clubhouse, Clark Air Base, Mabalacat City, Pampanga with the theme: “ADC@58: Accomplishing the task, Delivering the impact and Co-creating the future through PADAYON PAF”. The Commanding General, Philippine Air Force LTGEN ROZZANO D BRIGUEZ AFP was the Guest of Honor of the said activity.     


Awarded during the said activity were the following:
Officer of the Year - Air Weapons Controller Category: LTC ANTONIO O NIDUAZA JR PAF (GSC)
Officer of the Year - Fighter Pilot Category: LTC ROMMEL M ESTOQUE PAF
Officer of the Year – Maintenance Officer Category: LTC PERRY JAMES C CORTEZ PAF
Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year – SSg Michael B Sabado PAF
Airman of the Year – Sgt Marion N Sanchez PAF
Civilian Employee of the Year – Ms Vanessa N Olarte RN
Group of the Year – Combat Support Category: 430th Air Maintenance Group, 5th FW
Group of the Year- Service Support Category: 540th Air Base Group, 5th FW

Special Awards:
Distinguished Aviation Cross: LTC ROLANDO CONRAD B PEÑA III PAF (GSC)
Bronze Cross Medal: MAJ WILLIAM D GIMONGALA (OS) PAF
Bronze Cross Medal: 2LT DANNY G ARANDUQUE PAF
Plaque of Recognition: AM John Albert V Rosanes PAF

Stakeholders:
Air Logistics Command
355th Aviation Engineer Wing
BGEN NESTOR P DEONA AFP (RET) – CIAC
Mr Rinaldi Nestor D Morfe – CAAP-Clark
Ms Gina V Doria – GVAM 792 Radio Station