Submitted by AFPAO on Fri, 10/04/2019 - 15:06

Tactical Operations Wing Northern Luzon held the Joint Change of Command Ceremony of Tactical Operations Group 2 and Tactical Operations Group 3, and Change of Chief of Office Ceremony of the Office of the Director for Operations at the Main Ballroom, Air Force City Officers’ Clubhouse, Clark Air Base, Mabalacat City, Pampanga on October 02, 2019 with COL ARISTOTLE D GONZALEZ PAF (GSC), Wing Commander, TOWNOL as the Presiding Officer. The activity was also attended by LTGEN RAMIRO MANUEL A REY AFP, Commander, Northern Luzon Command, Air Force City Council of Commanders headed by MGEN ALLEN T PAREDES AFP, Commander, ALC and other specials guests.

Outgoing TOG 2 Commander, LTC RANDY G BUENA PAF (MNSA) relinquished command of TOG 2 to its new Group Commander, LTC AUGUSTO N PADUA PAF (MNSA) who was previously assigned as Chief Philippine Air Defense Command Center at ADC. Likewise, outgoing TOG 3 Commander, LTC SUSAN T RODOLFO PAF (GSC) relinquished command of TOG 3 to LTC CHRISTIAN P MANGLICMOT PAF (GSC) who was formerly assigned as Chief, Air Force Command Center at HPAF. Moreover, COL PERFECTO R MAGALONG JR PAF (GSC) relinquished his duties and responsibilities as Director for Operations to LTC SUSAN T RODOLFO PAF (GSC), the newly installed Director for Operations of TOWNOL.

With this changing of the guards, TOWNOL shall continue to be the frontline in guarding our precious skies and bearer of hope for our countrymen in Northern Luzon."