PCG recognizes PCGA’s efforts in disaster response operations

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The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has commended the PCG Auxiliary (PCGA) for its charitable efforts to support the national government’s ongoing disaster response activities for the rehabilitation of Typhoon Odette’s affected families. CG Admiral Leopoldo V.¬†Laroya, PCG Commandant, extended his gratitude to PCGA units across the country for their active participation in Coast Guard tasks… Continue reading PCG recognizes PCGA’s efforts in disaster response operations

PCG replenishes fishing gears, basic supplies in Pag-asa Island

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has replenished fishing gears and basic supplies in Pag-asa Island, Kalayaan, Palawan on Saturday, November 20, 2021. BRP Capones (MRRV-4404) of the PCG Task Force Pagsasanay (PCGTF-P), according to PCG Spokesperson CG Commodore Armando A. Balilo, turned over the items to the Local Government Unit (LGU) of the municipality of… Continue reading PCG replenishes fishing gears, basic supplies in Pag-asa Island

Philippines, US forges an agreement on aeronautical, maritime search and rescue

The Philippine-US Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue (AMSAR) Agreement was signed on July 30 by Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin Jr. and US Embassy Charg√© d’affaires John C. Law. The AMSAR Agreement establishes boundaries between the Philippines and the United States in terms of search and rescue operations. It promotes closer bilateral cooperation… Continue reading Philippines, US forges an agreement on aeronautical, maritime search and rescue