Navy conducts shipboard familiarization and drills to 30 student reservists

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Through BRP Abraham Campo (PC396), Naval Task Force 50 (NTF50) and Naval Reserve Center – Western Visayas (NRCen-WV) successfully conducted a one-day shipboard familiarization and drills. On November 19, 2021, 30 student-reservists under the direction of NRCen-WV took part in a familiarization training along the seawaters of Bacolod City, Negros Occidental. The student reservists were… Continue reading Navy conducts shipboard familiarization and drills to 30 student reservists

Navy provides 57 student reservists with shipboard familiarization and drills

Photo courtesy of BRP Abraham Campo (PC396)

A two-day shipboard familiarization and drills were successfully conducted by the Naval Reserve Center – Eastern Visayas (NRCen-EV) and BRP Abraham Campo (PC396). From November 6-7, 2021, 57 student-reservists under the guidance of NRCen-EV engaged in familiarization training. The student reservists were given a unit briefing, departmental orientation, familiarization tour, and shipboard evolution drills by… Continue reading Navy provides 57 student reservists with shipboard familiarization and drills

Navy intercepts unlawful fishing activity in Tañon Strait’s seawaters

Photos courtesy of BRP Abraham Campo (PC396)

On the morning of October 15, 2021, while conducting maritime interdiction operations, the navy vessel BRP Abraham Campo (PC396)’s Duty Lookout detected a suspicious fishing vessel surrounded by multiple bancas in the seawaters of Kalaboon, Ronda, Cebu. PC396 approached, but the fishing vessel accelerated and ran into the seas of Minilos, Dumanhug, and Cebu. The… Continue reading Navy intercepts unlawful fishing activity in Tañon Strait’s seawaters

Navy saves 2 stranded fishermen in Cebu-Mactan Channel

While moored at Captain Veloso Pier, Naval Base Rafael Ramos, duty personnel on watch of BRP Abraham Campo (PC396) and BRP Fort San Felipe (AGS 700) spotted a drifting capsized banca and noticed two fishermen floating in the vicinity seawaters of the Cebu-Mactan Channel in the afternoon of October 12, 2021. Immediately, Duty personnel on watch… Continue reading Navy saves 2 stranded fishermen in Cebu-Mactan Channel