Philippine Navy frigate partakes in Maritime Partnership exercise

Photo courtesy of BRP Antonio Luna FF151

The Philippine Navy frigate BRP Antonio Luna (FF151) on Monday (August 23, 2021) participated in a Maritime Partnership Exercise in the West Philippine Sea alongside two Indian Navy ships, the INS Ranvijay (Guided Missile Destroyer, D55) and INS Kora (Guided Missile Corvette, P61). BRP Antonio Luna met the two Indian Navy ships somewhere off the… Continue reading Philippine Navy frigate partakes in Maritime Partnership exercise

Naval Forces West successfully participated in SEACAT 2021

The Philippine Navy, through Naval Forces West, has successfully concluded its participation in the Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) 2021. Several PN vessels and aircraft took part in the training exercise, including the patrol craft BRP Nestor Reinoso, the AW 109 helicopter, Islander aircraft, and the new frigate BRP Antonio Luna. The PN’s exercise… Continue reading Naval Forces West successfully participated in SEACAT 2021

Philippine Navy inspection team approves BRP Antonio Luna

BRP Antonio Luna (FF151), the Philippine Navy’s second frigate, has completed its sea acceptance trials, which culminated in a series of warfare capability demonstrations off the coast of Ulsan, South Korea, from December 14 to 18, 2020. After personally observing the warship’s performance during the sea trials, Rear Admiral Alberto B.¬†Carlos, the chairman of the… Continue reading Philippine Navy inspection team approves BRP Antonio Luna