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Preliminary contract for new PH Navy warships signed in South Korea

Nov 12, 2019 - 8:09 PM

The Navy chief says they're figuring out where to get the P28 billion to buy a pair of brand new corvettes, which will be the Philippines' most powerful warships – if the plan pushes through

PHILIPPINE WARSHIP. The brand new BRP Antonio Luna, a multidimensional frigate, is launched to sea for the first time at the Hyundai Heavy Industries shipyard in South Korea on November 8, 2019. Photo from the Philippine Navy

LIST: The Philippine Navy’s upcoming vessels

Sep 11, 2019 - 11:24 AM

New warships and attack vessels are lined up for one of Asia-Pacific's most under-equipped navies

Navy's fastest ship: BRP Gregorio Del Pilar

Apr 11, 2012 - 2:26 PM

The Philippine government bought the Hamilton class cutter early in 2011 for approximately US 13 million Php450 million under the Foreign Military Sales FMS program

NAVY'S FASTEST. The BRP Gregorio Del Pilar. Photo from