Submitted by AFPAO on Wed, 05/01/2019 - 18:49

The Philippine Air Force 505th Search and Rescue Group (SRG), participated in the 4th UNTV Rescue Summit at Marikina Sports Center on 28 April 2019.

The UNTV Rescue Summit is an annual event that showcase equipment of various rescue teams, seminars on disaster preparedness and a friendly rescue competition among rescue units nationwide. This year’s Rescue Summit is themed “Handa ka na ba sa the Big One?”. The event aims to promote camaraderie among rescue teams, adapt best practices and to empower the residents of Marikina.

The Unit also showcased their Search and Rescue (SAR) Equipment used in SAR Operations such as Collapsed Structure Search and Rescue Equipment, Vehicular Road and Accident Rescue Equipment, Water Search and Rescue Equipment, Air Search and Rescue Equipment and Underwater Search and Rescue Equipment.

The Unit continuously participates and actively engage in this kind of activity to develop and enhance the cohesiveness and teamwork among other SAR Operators in helping countrymen in times of disaster and distress.