PH takes a risk with Russian helicopters

PH takes a risk with Russian helicopters

In January, the Philippines paid a Russian company the 15% downpayment for 16 Mi-171 heavy-lift helicopters, which will increase the military’s rapid deployment and medical evacuation capabilities as it steps up combat operations to defeat twin internal threats from...
Duterte wants air force’s Huey aircrafts decommissioned

Duterte wants air force’s Huey aircrafts decommissioned

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said the Philippine Air Force (PAF) would soon do away with commissioning Huey helicopters for their frequent involvement in fatal crashes. In his visit to the Kuta Heneral Teodulfo Bautista Headquarters in Jolo, Sulu, Duterte said...