New Chiefs for CMO (A-7) and Plans (A-5) Installed

Submitted by AFPAO on Wed, 07/04/2018 - 11:05

The Philippine Air Force welcomes COL ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO GSC (PAF), the new Chief of the Office of the Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Civil Military Operations, A-7 and COL JEFFREY C HECHANOVA MNSA (PAF) the new Chief of the Office of the Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Plans, A-5 last March 28, 2016 in a Joint Change of Chief of Office Ceremony held at the Hall of Flags, Col Jesus Villamor Air Base, Pasay City.

On one hand, COL MUSICO is a US Air Force Academy, Colorado, USA graduate in 1990 and was the Commander of the Air Force Research and Development Center (AFRDC) prior to his new assignment. He was also the former Group Commander of Tactical Operations Group 4 (Lucena) and the Director for Operations of 15th Strike Wing.

On the other hand, COL HECHANOVA is a member of the PMA Class 1991 "Sambisig", the outgoing Chief of the Office of the Assistant Chief of Air Staff for Civil Military Operations, A-7 replaced COL AUGUSTO D DELA PEÑA MNSA (PAF) who will be designated as the Deputy Wing Commander of 520th Air Base Wing upon his return from a one month schooling abroad.

The ceremony was presided by the Chief of Air Staff, PAF, MGEN GALILEO GERARD R KINTANAR JR AFP.

A2C Alberto PAF

Photo By: A1C Yupangco PAF