Tag Archives: Military

Philippine Army Officer Candidate Course

The Philippine Army Officer Candidate Course is one of the ways of becoming an officer in the Philippine Army. There are generally 3 ways of becoming a Philippine Army Officer. 1. PMA – Philippine Military Academy 2. ROTC – Reserve Officer Training Course 3. OCC – Officer Candidate Course   For those who are interested to become a… Read More »

Philippine Air Force C295

Philippine Air Force C295 cargo plane now numbered to three.   C 295  is classified as a medium-lift aircraft.   The 1st Philippine Air Force C295 plane was delivered in March 2016.   The 2nd C295 plane was delivered in September 2015.   The 3rd C295 plane was delivered in December 2015.   A C295 medium lift plane… Read More »

Philippines and Japan Conducts Search And Rescue Drills

Philippines and Japan conducts a search and rescue drills in the West Philippine Sea.   The Search and Rescue drills were conducted by the Philippines and Japan despite the objections of China in such military training activity in the West Philippine sea.   The Japanese newest maritime surveillance plane flew followed by the Philippine Navy’s Islander plane to… Read More »

USS Fort Worth To Participate In Carat 2015

USS Fort Worth.   The Philippines and the US will again conduct a naval exercise.   Among the ships involved will be the US latest ship USS Fort Worth.   Fort Wort is a new US Navy ship. It has an embarked helicopter capable of anti-submarine warfare. It has also a giant drone for surveillance purposes and one… Read More »

West Philippine Sea Armed Confrontation Possible

West Philippine Sea Armed Confrontation Possible Commander Jonathan Odom, Oceans Policy Adviser, US Secretary of Defense, said that the ongoing tension in the West Philippine Sea might result in an armed confrontation. Odom said, clearly one of the most realistic concerns right now is a situation spinning out of control based upon miscalculation and misunderstanding between two of… Read More »