Eagle Copters - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Eagle Copters


Insider drags DND chief into 'anomalous' chopper deal

Jun 09, 2015 - 8:02 PM

A whistleblower tells senators that Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin was promised P84M in commission to give the chopper deal to Rice Aircraft Services

WHISTLEBLOWER. Former BIR employee Rhodora Alvarez gives a detailed narration of alleged corruption in the procurement of military assets. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Senate to pursue probe on DND purchase of old choppers

May 06, 2015 - 5:26 PM

Day 1 of the Senate probe goes into executive session

NATIONAL INTEREST: The Senate blue ribbon committee moves its probe from the session hall to its chambers

DND moves to terminate controversial chopper deal

Mar 26, 2015 - 1:47 PM

The defense department has sent a notice to the foreign suppliers for their failure complete the delivery of the 21 choppers on time

FAILED BIDDING: Third bidding for 21 refurbished Huey helicopters failed. Photo from Philippine Air Force