Jeffrey Delgado - updates

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Air Force chief flies brand new attack chopper

Aug 17, 2015 - 9:30 PM

The Air Force commanding general is a veteran combat pilot

TEST FLIGHT. Philippine Air Force commanding general Jeffrey Delgado flies the brand new attack helicopter from Italy. PAF photo

Indonesian Air Force chief in 3-day visit to PH

Aug 11, 2015 - 7:51 PM

PAF regularly hosts Air Force chiefs in the ASEAN region in a bid to improve relationships

Indonesian Air Force

Suspense behind the choice of AFP chief: And they waited and waited

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:35 PM

UPDATED On the military under Aquino: He makes up his mind at the last minute leaving the entire organization waiting Palagi namang ganyan

CHOSEN ONE. New Armed Forces chief Lieutenant General Hernado Iriberri. AFP PAO photo

Hacienda Luisita commander is contender for AFP chief, too

Jul 09, 2015 - 11:37 AM

The dark horse in the race Ricardo Visaya is controversial among human rights groups But to his fellow soldiers he is a a bemedalled officer worthy of respect

SOLCOM. Lieutenant General Ricardo Visaya is the chief of the AFP Southern Luzon Command

New AFP chief on Friday: Aquino, Gazmin ex-aides contenders

Jul 08, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Should the next military chief come from the Air Force or the Army?

 ARMY OR AIR FORCE? Army chief Hernando Iriberri and Air Force chief Jeffrey Delgado lead the contenders for the top AFP post

Petrasanta’s dismissal, Philippine Air Force, Pacquiao for Letran | 12PM wRap

Jul 02, 2015 - 12:59 PM

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PH wish: Regain status as leading air force in the region

Jul 02, 2015 - 10:00 AM

President Aquino recalls the Congo mission in the 1960s when Philippine fighter jets helped deal with secessionists and secure the airspace of Congo

DECEMBER DELIVERY. President Benigno Aquino III checks out a model of the FA-50 fighter jet during the 68th anniversary celebration of the Philippine Air Force. Malacañang photo

Filipino peacekeepers from Liberia and the meaning of Christmas

Dec 05, 2014 - 8:46 AM

It s a belated Heroes Welcome for the Filipino peacekeepers deployed in Liberia They get a 30 day vacation to spend the holidays with their families

HONORED: All United Nations peacekeepers get  the UN Service Medal. Rappler photo

'Human error' caused crash of PH military's new chopper

Sep 10, 2014 - 8:51 AM

The grounding order on the other choppers has apparently been lifted Two Sokol were spotted in Fort Magsaysay Nueva Ecija last week

Bidding for PAF's P5.9-B long-range patrol aircraft fails

Aug 11, 2014 - 10:55 PM

Seven companies can file motions for reconsideration to supply the Philippine Air Force with 2 aircraft units that will help boost maritime surveillance

REGAINING CAPABILITIES: The Philippine Air Force's Fokker planes used to be capable of long range flights. Rappler file photo

Air Force grounds 7 other Sokol choppers after Marawi crash

Aug 08, 2014 - 7:28 PM

The 8 choppers are new having arrived in batches between February 2012 and February 2013 They cost the government a total of P2 8 billion or 64 4 million

Hitches in repair of PH air field in Spratlys

Jun 18, 2014 - 4:53 PM

Air Force chief Lieutenant General Jeffrey Delgado says they have to be careful in proceeding with the repair considering the escalating tension in the West Philippine Sea

PROVOCATIVE? The Philippines is set to repair the damaged Rancudo Air Field in Pag-Asa island in the Spratlys

New Air Force chief: Territorial defense more pressing concern

Apr 25, 2014 - 7:02 PM

Given maritime disputes in the region Major General Jeffrey Delgado says the military should shift its focus from internal security

PILOT IN COMMAND: New Philippine Air Force commanding general Major General Jeffrey Delgado. Malacañang photo

Aquino's former aide is new PH Air Force chief

Apr 24, 2014 - 8:04 PM

Major General Jeffrey Delgado a former senior military assistant of the President was commander of the 15th Strike Wing before he became the Deputy Chief for Plans J5