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PH Navy formally receives 3rd Del Pilar Class Frigate

MANILA, July 29 --The Philippine Navy (PN) formally received its third Del Pilar Class Frigate (DPCF), the former US Coast Guard (USCG) Boutwell, the Weather High-Endurance Cutter (WHEC) 719, through.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsJul 28th, 2016

PH Navy formally receives 3rd Del Pilar Class Frigate

MANILA, July 29 --The Philippine Navy (PN) formally received its third Del Pilar Class Frigate (DPCF), the former US Coast Guard (USCG) Boutwell, the Weather High-Endurance Cutter (WHEC) 719, through.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 28th, 2016

PH Navy Gets Early Christmas Gift with Launch of BRP Jose Rizal

Christmas Day came seven months early for the Philippine Navy as its latest ship, the missile-frigate BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150), will be formally launched in this city on Thursday morning, marking the fulfillment of the dream of generations of seagoing officers – who have pushed and fought for the acquisition of modern combat units for […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2019

Philippines first warship launched in South Korea

The Philippine Navy's new frigate was formally launched at the Hyundai Heavy Industries shipbuilding facility in Ulsan, South Korea Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2019

Del Pilar-class frigate BRP Andres Bonifacio arrives from California

Del Pilar-class frigate BRP Andres Bonifacio arrives from California.....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 9th, 2016

Del Pilar-class frigate BRP Andres Bonifacio arrives from California - InterAksyon

Del Pilar-class frigate BRP Andres Bonifacio arrives from California - InterAksyon.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsDec 9th, 2016

Iran tried to seize British oil tanker – CNN

WASHINGTON, USA – Armed Iranian boats attempted to seize a British tanker in strategic Gulf waters on Wednesday, July 10, but were driven off by a Royal Navy frigate, CNN reported. The Iranians ordered the British Heritage oil tanker, which was crossing into the Strait of Hormuz area, to change course ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 11th, 2019

USS Montgomery arrives in the Philippines for maiden deployment - Yellowhammer News

Categories: News Tags: austal usa , LCS , Mobile , navy , USS Montgomery According to a release from a U.S. Navy public affairs office, the Independence-class littoral combat ship USS Montgomery (LCS.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2019

USS Montgomery visits Davao City

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 30 June) — The 70-crew member USS Montgomery, an Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS) of the US Navy, arrived at the Sasa Wharf in Davao City around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday for a three-day goodwill visit and to demonstrate the US government’s commitment to maritime security. Cmdr. Edward A. Rosso, Montgomery’s […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2019

USS Montgomery in Davao City for port visit

The USS Montgomery, an Independence-class littoral combat ship of the US Navy, arrived in Davao City on Saturday for a port visit, her first in the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 30th, 2019

Korean shipbuilder eyes April 2020 delivery of BRP Jose Rizal – Navy chief

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Navy’s first missile-capable frigate, the future BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150), could be delivered by April 2020. In an interview aired on ABS CBN News Channel on Wednesday night, Flag Officer in Command Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad said the Korean shipbuilder of the Philippine Navy frigates, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), has […] The post Korean shipbuilder eyes April 2020 delivery of BRP Jose Rizal – Navy chief appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 6th, 2019

South Korea-donated Navy ship to arrive in Philippines in July

South Korea-donated Navy ship to arrive in Philippines in July INQUIRER.net BUSAN, South Korea A Pohang-class corvette donated by the South Korean government to the Philippines will finally come hom.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2019

Duterte na late pag-abot sa PMA graduation rites

Dugay nga miabot si Presidente Rodrigo Duterte sa Fort del Pilar, Baguio City nga maoy nakalangay sa graduation sa Philippine Military Academy “Mabalasik” Class of 2019 nga magsugod unta alas-9 Dominggo (Mayo 26).The post Duterte na late pag-abot sa PMA graduation rites appeared first on Abante News Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsMay 26th, 2019
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BRP Jose Rizal, BRP Antonio Luna First Real Combat Ships for PH

The missile-armed frigate BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150), which is scheduled to be launched at the shipyard of Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in South Korea’s southeastern city of Ulsan on Thursday, is the first combat vessel to be designed and purposely acquired for the Philippine Navy (PN), whose fleet is mostly composed of second-hand ships acquired […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 21st, 2019

Another Japanese Destroyer to Visit SBMA

The JS Samidare (DD-106), a Murasame-class destroyer of the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF), will dock at the Alava Wharf of Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) in Olongapo City for a goodwill visit from Friday to Sunday. Captain Jonathan Zata, Philippine Navy spokesperson, said the ship will be dropping its anchor around 9 a.m. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 16th, 2019

Kerr keeps Warriors winning with yoga, creative approach

em>By Janie McCauley, Associated Press /em> OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Anderson Varejao lowered his 6-foot-11 frame into a runner's lunge and raised one arm high into the air to add a twist, demonstrating after a recent shootaround the new yoga pose he just learned. Then, he took it up a notch and attempted an airplane balancing pose on one leg with his arms spread wide. The Golden State Warriors have become yogis. Coach Steve Kerr is committed to changing things up, and he gave Golden State a day off from the practice floor one day last week so the players could practice yoga instead. In the middle of a prolonged stretch at home with a more regular routine, the schedule allowed for some improvising. 'I really liked it,' Varejao said. 'I'm going to do more.' Doubt you'll see Draymond Green or Klay Thompson doing downward-facing dog again soon — though Green might be talked into another try eventually. 'I'm bad,' Green said. 'Yoga isn't for everybody. I think it's a great thing, I just don't think my body is made for all of those different positions. I did well at a few of them. It's hard, it's tough. My body really isn't cut out for yoga.' The very next night after the group class, during warmups for a home game with the Pistons, player development coach Bruce Fraser pulled his foot to his opposite inner thigh for an impromptu tree pose. He laughed as an amused Shaun Livingston watched from the baseline. Andre Iguodala is an experienced yogi who can really cat-cow and is considered top on the team, often taking classes. Center Zaza Pachulia also can forward fold with the best of them. They took prominent positions in the class led by Lisa Goodwin, Golden State's director of corporate communications and also a yoga teacher, at a Berkeley studio — a first for Kerr taking the team away from team headquarters for a yoga session. No surprise, two-time reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry can bring it on the mat, too. 'We've had some optional yoga sessions at our facility. This is the first time we took everybody and made it mandatory,' Kerr said. 'It was good.' The temperature was about 92 degrees for the hour-long power vinyasa class, so it was steamy. Everybody was drenched in sweat by the end for final resting pose, or savasana. 'My muscles felt good,' forward James Michael McAdoo said, rubbing his stomach where his core got a workout. 'It was fun. It was hot in there, like working in a sauna. I told our strength and conditioning coach, 'You got to step up your game. Lisa embarrassed us.'' 'It's awful, it's pitiful,' Thompson said of his own yoga ability. 'It's something I worked on and it's something I actually enjoy. More than just being physically challenging, it's an incredible mental workout. It tests your pain tolerance and your ability to push yourself mentally. That's why I like it. It was really good. I think it helped a lot of us — everybody, even the coaches.' Along with the experienced yoga veterans, there were some first-timers. A few found it extremely tough. 'I'm not the most flexible,' acknowledged player development coach Chris DeMarco. Assistant coach Mike Brown described his debut as 'terrible.' 'For me, it was really hard, but it was fun,' he said, later adding, 'I nearly passed out.' Ron Adams, another assistant who focuses on preparing Golden State's defense, happened to work out in the hottest corner of the room for his first time practicing in that high temperature. 'It's such a cleansing exercise,' he said. The Warriors aren't the only ones doing it. Detroit coach Stan Van Gundy has scheduled yoga time for the Pistons, saying: 'It's got its value, no question about it. Would I consider doing it with them? Probably not.' Kerr goes whenever he can fit it in, typically taking an hour-long class during the lunch hour on game days when the schedule — and his body — allows. It's a time he can focus on taking some deep breaths, literally, away from the pressure-packed NBA workload and just be just another yoga student for 60 minutes out of his day. This weekend marks one year since Kerr formally returned to the bench last Jan. 22 against Indiana after a lengthy leave of absence to deal with complications from a pair of back surgeries. Current Lakers coach Luke Walton led the way during a record 24-0 start and went 39-4 before Kerr's comeback on the way to winning Coach of the Year after an NBA record 73-9 finish. While the 51-year-old Kerr still has some discouraging, physically challenging moments dealing with pain and headaches, he considers himself fortunate to be on the sideline doing what he loves. 'I guess normal is a good way to say it. He seems like his old self,' Curry said. 'You know he's been through a lot just physically trying to recover from the surgeries he's had. I can't imagine the frustration, how long it took and things he had to do and all the doctors he's met with. His whole story is crazy. We're obviously happy to have him back but not only that, you see him with energy and his presence like he wants. It's been good to see.' Whether Kerr will take his team back to yoga any time soon, time will tell. The Warriors are at the season's midway point and the 'dog days' of January as Kerr has put it. Golden State was home for all but a night from Dec. 26 until leaving for Houston on Thursday for Friday's game against the Rockets, with just a quick bus ride to Sacramento as the lone road trip in a 10-game stretch during that span. Because there was so much time to practice, the yoga day was a nice change of scenery. 'Just to get away and go do something else,' Green said. 'We're still together doing something productive. But, it's not for me.' .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 21st, 2017

PCSO DONATES AMBULANCES

p style="text-align: right;">December 29,2016 12:56 AM p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: center;"> strong> span style="font-size: 16.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif'; color: '1f497d; mso-themecolor: text2;" lang="EN-US">PCSO DONATES AMBULANCES /span> /strong> p class="MsoNoSpacing"> span lang="EN-US"> /span> p class="MsoNoSpacing" style="text-align: justify;"> span lang="EN-US">The inclement weather did not dampen the festive day in my beloved hometown Mambusao, Capiz when the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) led by General Manager Alexander F. Balutan along with PCSO-Capiz head Jeanette Tañales-Lloyd and company formally turned over five of ambulances to three towns in the 2nd district of Capiz, the Philippines Red Cross (PRC)-Capiz chapter, and the 3rd Infantry Division (3ID) of the Philippine Army in Jamindan town......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 30th, 2016

Coast Guard commissions second Parola-class vessel from Japan

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Coast Guard on Thursday formally commissioned the second of 10 multi-role response vessels from Japan, the BRP Malabrigo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2016
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Philippine Navy gets 'new' frigate - Inquirer.net

Philippine Navy gets 'new' frigate - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsDec 9th, 2016