C130 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on C130


Pinay pilot commands C130 flight across world's largest ocean

Oct 31, 2016 - 8:07 AM

Philippine Air Force pilot Major Marjorie Mukay flies the C130 cargo plane from Tucson in Arizona to Manila

US-PH relations, Rodrigo Duterte, Philippine Air Force | 12PM wRap

Oct 24, 2016 - 2:07 PM

Watch the noontime wRap with Maria Ressa

US turns over C130 cargo plane to PH Air Force

Oct 24, 2016 - 11:05 AM

This is the 2nd of two C130s bought by the previous Aquino government from the US for 35 million

TURNOVER. The Philippine military formally receives a C130 that it bought from the US government, October 24, 2016. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

2 C-130 planes for PH Air Force arriving early 2016

Jan 09, 2015 - 5:22 PM

The Philippine Air Force has 3 operational C 130 planes in its inventory one of which is currently under maintenance

CRITICAL ASSET: File photo of a C130 cargo plane of the Philippine Air Force

US approves sale of C130 cargo planes to PH

Aug 05, 2014 - 5:12 PM

The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency transmitted on July 23 the required certification to notify the US Congress of the sale

Hard choices for teachers after Yolanda

Nov 27, 2013 - 4:23 PM

Classes in Tacloban City will resume on Monday December 2 and teachers who just left the city will now have to go back again to teach

SEPARATE WAYS. Corazon will be heading back to Tacloban City on her own for the opening of classes on December 2. Her husband and daughter stays behind in Manila. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

PH buying 2 more C130 cargo planes

Nov 25, 2013 - 3:53 PM

This will bring the total number of military cargo planes to 5 although the ideal number is 9

CARGO PLANES: Military's C130 cargo planes evacuate typhoon survivors from the Visayas. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Rappler Newscast | November 13, 2013

Nov 13, 2013 - 9:33 PM

President Aquino says Haiyan death toll lower than 10 000 Survivors eager to fly out of Tacloban Government promises transparency in accounting foreign aid

UN, gov't send communications teams to Tacloban

Nov 09, 2013 - 9:47 AM

To facilitate relief operations government needs to immediately restore communication in the areas affected by the super typhoon

RELIEF EFFORTS. A government relief operations team prepares to leave Manila for Tacloban City to help restore communications to the city badly hit by Super Typhoon Yolanda. Photo by Rappler