PRRD to grace PAF 71st founding anniversary

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte will be the guest-of-honor and speaker at the celebration of the Philippine Air Force’s (PAF) 71st founding anniversary Tuesday. This was bared by Air Force spokesperson…

PAF to accept 2 brand-new NC212i light-lift aircraft

MANILA — The Philippine Air Force (PAF) will be formally accepting into service two PT Dirgantara NC212i light-lift fixed wing aircraft Tuesday afternoon. This was disclosed by PAF spokesperson Major Aristides…

PAF in the market for FA-50PH tail wheel assembly

  MANILA, Aug. 13 — To ensure that all of its available aircraft are flyable and mission-worthy at all times, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) announced that it is allocating the…

PAF looking for P2.8M worth of S-211 jet spares

MANILA — The Philippine Air Force (PAF) has allocated PHP2,880,000 to acquire spare parts for four of its SIAI-Marchetti S-211 jet trainers. This was announded by PAF Bids and Awards…

Captive priest could be under duress – AFP spokesperson

MANILA –Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesperson Brig, Gen. Restituto Padilla expressed the possibility that the Marawi City vicar general, Father Teresito “Chito” Suganob, was under duress when he…

20 bandits ‘killed’ as fighter jets pound Abu Sayyaf camp in Basilan

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Twenty bandits were “killed” as the Philippine Air Force’s newly acquired FA-50 fighter jets pounded and destroyed a camp of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Sumisip,…

3 killed, one hurt in UH-IHD crash in Tanay, Rizal

MANILA – A Philippine Air Force (PAF) pilot was killed along with his two crewmen while another one was injured when their UH-IHD “Huey” combat utility helicopter crashed in Tanay,…

AFP deploys missile firing naval gunboat to Sulu vs Abu Sayyaf

MANILA — The government’s all-out offensive against the Abu Sayyaf terrorists hiding in the jungles of Sulu and Basilan is being boosted with the deployment for the first time of…

PAF’s FA-50PH force now at 6

MANILA — As of Wednesday morning, the Philippine Air Force (PAF) is the proud owner of six brand-new FA-50PH “Fighting Eagle” jet fighters. This was after FA-50PHs jet aircraft, with…

2 more FA-50 jet fighters to arrive Wednesday

MANILA — Two more South Korean-made FA-50PH “Fighting Eagle” jet fighters will be arriving in Clark Air Base, Pampanga Wednesday, raising the number of the country’s Mach 1.5 capable aircraft…