580th ACWW Scanners Bequeathed Honors To Newly Promoted WC

12 November 2017

Arrival Honors was accorded to Philippine Air Force, Wing Commander, 580th Aircraft Control and Warning Wing, Brigadier General Augustine S Malinit AFP on October 28, 2017 as he set foot on the grounds of Wallace Air Station, San Fernando City, La Union in connection with his recently concluded one star promotion.

A proud member of PMA “Sambisig Class of 1991”, Bgen Malinit was known for his numerous accomplishments since he started his career. The Philippine Military Academy, aside from being known as the “home of the future generals”, he was an evident proof of how the academy was described. He had undergone his ACSC Preparatory Course at International Officer School, Air University Maxwell, AFB, Alabama, USA. He finished his Air Command and Staff Course/ Masters in Military Operational Arts and Science at Air Command and Staff College, Air University, Maxwell, AFB, Alabama, USA.

He had successfully finished plentiful of schooling's both local and foreign. With his notable deeds, he was able to create a leap towards his career. His remarkable feat signifies his hard work and dedication for the service.

During his remarks, Bgen Malinit significantly extended his greetings to all the preparations given to celebrate his astounding promotion. He even emphasized that his promotion is also a manifestation of how the Unit were continually changing and that the Wing was given more opportunities to be on the mainstream of operations. He was aware that since the day he accepted the task of being the Wing Commander of 580th Aircraft Control and Warning Wing, every day will become a challenge. Scanners are amazed with how he set his standards. His support to his men will always be prioritized. His efficiency is beyond compare.

“Let us continue to strive harder and go after what we all want. Together, if we run after our shared goal, it will be no time that we will finally reach our destination”, -Bgen Malinit said.

He concluded his speech by thanking his family and friends for the full support and inspiration as he go through towards achieving another milestone in his military service.

Courtesy of: 580th ACWW