Huey - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Huey


PH tennis will miss out on a 'Treat' in 29th SEA Games

Jul 17, 2017 - 8:59 PM

Treat Huey will skip the 2017 SEA Games for the US Open

3 dead, 1 hurt in Rizal chopper crash

May 04, 2017 - 5:04 PM

The chopper which was part of police and military training exercises on disaster response encounters trouble as it prepares to land

CHOPPER CRASH. Parts of the helicopter burn in a hilltop in Tanay on May 4, 2017. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Huey, Gonzales down Chinese-Taipei to keep PH Davis Cup hopes alive

Jul 16, 2016 - 7:22 PM

Treat Huey and Ruben Gonzales drop the first set but bounce back to keep the Philippines in contention

BOUNCE BACK. Treat Huey and Ruben Gonzales give the Philippines its first win after losing two singles matches on the opening day. File photo by Wallace Woon/EPA

Treat Huey brings Wimbledon momentum to PH Davis Cup tie

Jul 14, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Huey who made the Wimbledon semifinals this month leads the Philippine Davis Cup against Chinese Taipei in the Group II semifinals

CONFIDENCE BOOST. Treat Huey nearly made the Wimbledon doubles final but now focuses on getting his national team to the Davis Cup Group II final. File photo by Wallace Woon/EPA

Filipino Treat Huey, Max Mirnyi falter in Wimbledon semis

Jul 08, 2016 - 2:26 AM

Treat Huey and Max Mirnyi push the top seeded Pierre Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut to 5 sets before bowing out

DOUBLE TROUBLE. Treat Huey and Max Mirnyi come ever so close to the men's doubles final but fall to their French foes. File photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP

Huey, Mirnyi advance to Wimbledon men's doubles semifinals

Jul 07, 2016 - 1:28 PM

Treat Huey becomes the first player representing the Philippines to make the Wimbledon semifinals

SEMIS BOUND. Treat Huey, seen here playing in Manila in 2015, and Max Mirnyi of Belarus have made the men's doubles semifinals at Wimbledon. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

8 inspiring kids, teens prove age should never hold you back

Jun 05, 2016 - 9:50 PM

A 9 year old journalist a 6 year old photographer a record breaking runner with the heart of a champ and more

#NOEXCUSES. Whether they're dancing their way from the streets to the London stage or taking photos for 'National Geographic,' these young people prove that it's never too early to start achieving. Screengrabs from Instagram/HawkeyeHuey, Twitter/orangestreetnew, Photos by Rob Reyes, Alecs Ongcal, Roy Secretario/Rappler, Esang de Torres photo by Jasper Lucena

LOOK: Talented 6-year-old's stunning Nat Geo photos

Jun 04, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Hawkeye Huey first picked up a camera when he was 4 Now this kindergartener has been published by National Geographic and has just released a book

HAWKEYE HUEY. This 6-year-old is the youngest photographer featured in 'National Geographic.' Screengrab from Instagram/hawkeyehuey

PH tennis patron Lhuillier backs Treat Huey's Olympics bid

Mar 29, 2016 - 7:52 PM

Jean Henri Lhuillier says Treat Huey has what it takes to reach Rio

BACKING. PH tennis patron Jean Henri Lhuillier looks to help top Filipino netter Treat Huey (R) in his bid to qualify for the Rio Olympics doubles event. Photo from press release

Tennis player Ruben Gonzales finds purpose in PH nat'l team

Mar 06, 2016 - 12:30 AM

Davis Cup player Ruben Gonzales showed how deep he was willing to dig to wave the flag for the Philippines

PUSO. Ruben Gonzales fought his way back from the edge of defeat to earn the Philippines a big Davis Cup win.

Philippines clinches Davis Cup semis berth with doubles rout of Kuwait

Mar 05, 2016 - 7:33 PM

The Philippines will face the winner between Chinese Taipei and Malaysia

NEXT ROUND. The Philippines made short work of Kuwait in the quarterfinal round. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

PH Davis Cup team set for showdown with Kuwait

Mar 03, 2016 - 8:06 PM

The Philippines begins its bid to be promoted out of Davis Cup Group II when it faces off with Kuwait in a 3 day series at Valle Verde Country Club

OPENING ROUND. The Philippines (R) and Kuwait (L) are set for a 3-day tennis showdown. Photo by Davis Cup handout

WATCH: Treat Huey on playing in Davis Cup, growth of PH tennis

Mar 03, 2016 - 7:19 AM

Fresh off an impressive showing in the 2016 Australian Open Treat Huey returns to the Philippines to face Kuwait in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup Group II

LOCAL TREAT. Treat Huey brings his international success to the Philippines for the 2016 Davis Cup. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Fil-Am Huey, Klepac fall in Australian Open mixed semis

Jan 29, 2016 - 1:20 PM

Treat Huey and Slovenian partner Andreja Klepac lose in straight sets to American Coco Vandeweghe and Romanian Horia Tecau

ROAD BLOCK. Filipino-American Treat Huey, seen during the recent International Premier Tennis League tournament leg in Manila, fell short in the semifinal of the Australian Open mixed doubles tournament. File photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Fil-Am Treat Huey, Klepac advance to Australian Open mixed semis

Jan 27, 2016 - 4:45 PM

Treat Huey and his Slovenian partner defeated Yung Jan Chan and Rohan Bopanna in the mixed doubles quarterfinal round in Melbourne

TREAT ME RIGHT. Filipino-American Treat Huey, seen during the recent International Premier Tennis League tournament leg in Manila, advanced to the last 4 teams in the Australian Open mixed-doubles event. File photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Filipino love of tennis makes Philippines best IPTL stop, says Huey

Dec 08, 2015 - 4:08 AM

The 2015 IPTL season is still scheduled to make stops in New Delhi Dubai and Singapore after Manila

WINNERS. Fil-Am Treat Huey says his sentiment about the reception in the Philippines is shared by all players competing in the IPTL. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Serena Williams appreciative of ‘wonderful reception’ in Philippines

Dec 07, 2015 - 12:15 AM

It’s great I love the crowd here Williams says after the Mavericks defeated the OBI UAE Royals

WORLD'S BEST. Serena Williams is a fan-favorite in the Philippines. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IPTL 2015: A guide to big-time tennis in Manila

Dec 05, 2015 - 12:22 AM

Which team is your favorite tennis star playing for? How are the rules different? This explainer will teach you everything you need to know about IPTL

Controversial choppers: Air Force offers demo flights

Jul 15, 2015 - 10:39 AM

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin who s being accused of getting kickbacks from the deal says the briefing and demonstration flights were meant to clarify issues raised against the UH 1D

DEMO FLIGHT. Philippine Air Force offers media flight demos to show that the controversial UH-1Ds are 'mission capable'

Huey, Lipsky fall in second round of Wimbledon doubles

Jul 03, 2015 - 3:48 PM

The Filipino doubles specialist and American Scott Lipsky lose in straight sets to their Israeli and German foes at Wimbledon

Treat Huey fell one round short of his personal best at Wimbledon. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

Philippines retains SEAG gold in tennis mixed doubles

Jun 14, 2015 - 2:40 PM

Treat Huey and Denise Dy defeated their Thai foes in straight sets to retain the gold medals they won in 2011

NETTING GOLD. Treat Huey and Denise Dy won their second straight SEA Games gold medal in the mixed double's event. Photo by Singapore SEA Games Organising Committee/Action Images via Reuters

Engine defects in newly delivered Air Force choppers exposed

May 20, 2015 - 4:51 PM

It has been revealed in a Senate hearing that one Huey had to be changed two had engine leaks while another would not start

Screenshot of Senator JV Ejercito's copy of the report

8 dead in Nepal chopper crash

May 16, 2015 - 12:23 PM

Before it went missing authorities say there was some chatter about a fuel problem on the radio from the helicopter crew of UH 1Y Huey

DEADLY CRASH. John Wissler, Commander of the Joint task force of US Army, speaks about the US helicopter crash during a press conference in Kathmandu, Nepal, 15 May 2015. Photo by Narendra Shrestha/EPA

Nepal army finds wreckage of missing US chopper

May 15, 2015 - 3:09 PM

The US military say the UH 1Y Huey was carrying 6 US Marines and two soldiers from the Nepalese army when it went missing during a relief flight in eastern Nepal

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

JV Ejercito seeks probe into DND's P1.2-B chopper deal

Mar 16, 2015 - 9:22 PM

A resolution is filed to look into reports that the contract for the procurement of refurbished Huey helicopters was tailor fitted for a favored bidder

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

Police rules out third party in Hsieh family deaths

Feb 10, 2015 - 7:30 PM

Investigators say the family s neighbors remember the Hsieh couple talking about committing suicide but they didn t know the couple would really do it

Ivanovic out-duels Sharapova as Aces take down Mavericks

Nov 29, 2014 - 11:54 PM

Ana Ivanovic and Maria Sharapova put on a match to remember in day two of the International Premier Tennis League in Manila

Ana Ivanovic bested Maria Sharapova in their singles match. Photo by Josh Albelda

Federer replaces Nadal in International Premier Tennis League

Sep 22, 2014 - 10:25 PM

Injured Spanish tennis superstar Rafael Nadal is pulling out and will be replaced by Swiss ace Roger Federer in the inaugural International Premier Tennis League

Roger Federer will step in for the injured Rafa Nadal. File photo by Andy Rain/EPA

Tennis stars Murray, Sharapova banner Manila Mavs in ITPL 1st leg

Jul 24, 2014 - 8:55 PM

Fil Am doubles specialist Treat Huey joins Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova on the Manila Mavericks who will compete in the kick off leg of the International Premier Tennis League

Andy Murray (L) and Maria Sharapova (R) are just two of the international tennis stars who will invade Manila in November. Photos by Kerim Okten and Andy Rain/EPA

Japeth Aguilar leads candidates for Asian Games flag bearer

Jul 17, 2014 - 6:10 PM

Ginebra big man Japeth Aguilar is the leading choice to hold the flag at the Asian Games parade of athletes with Gilas teammates Jimmy Alapag Ranidel de Ocampo and Junemar Fajardo also being considered

Gilas big man Japeth Aguilar is the leading candidate to carry the flag for the Philippines at the Asian Games. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Pakistan wins doubles to stay alive vs PH in Davis Cup

Apr 05, 2014 - 8:33 PM

Team Philippines missed out on an opportunity to sweep Pakistan on Saturday as Fil Am Treat Huey came up flat in Davis Cup action

DOUBLES TROUBLE. Treat Huey (rear) hits a backhand while partner Ruben Gonzales waits for the next shot during doubles play against Pakistan’s Aisam Qureshi and Aqeel Khan on Saturday in the Asia-Oceania Davis Cup Group 2 semifinals

Tennis: Philippine Davis Cup team aims for return to Group I

Feb 11, 2014 - 11:08 PM

The Philippine Davis Cup team is seeking to return to Group I for the first time since 2011

GROUP I OR BUST. Fil-Am Treat Huey of the Philippine Davis Cup team returns a volley during the SEA Games in 2009, where he won a silver medal. Photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

Air Force chopper for relief ops goes down in Leyte

Dec 06, 2013 - 6:57 PM

The Air Force is investigating if the cause of the accident The pilot and two social workers have been treated for injuries at the Buraen District Hospital

PREFERRED CHOPPER: Air Force pilots are most familiar with the Hueye. PAF photo

Bohol shows need for choppers, not fighter jets

Oct 23, 2013 - 8:13 PM

The government is finalizing a government to government deal with South Korea to purchase 12 fighter jets at the cost of P18 9 billion

FAILED BIDDING: The budget allocation for the procurement of refurbished Hueys expires in December. Photo from Philippine Air Force

Failed bidding in Air Force's 21 refurbished Hueys

Sep 06, 2013 - 4:22 PM

The lone bidder submits incomplete documents for the P1 26 billion contract

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

I love salsa!

Apr 30, 2012 - 4:53 PM

Human rights advocate by day; salsa dancer by night

SALSA LOVERS UNITED. The author (3rd from left) with her salsa buddies. Photo by Corinna Araneta Lopa.