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Retrieval of grounded PH navy ship ongoing

MALACAÑANG sees “no problem” with China when the Philippines extricates the navy warship that ran aground on a shoal in the disputed South China Sea. The BRP Gregorio del Pilar (FF-15) was stranded on Wednesday evening at the Hasa-Hasa Shoal, internationally known as Half Moon Shoal, located near the hotly….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalAug 31st, 2018

Authorities retrieve grounded PH Navy ship

Authorities retrieve grounded PH Navy ship.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

PH military capable of retrieving grounded Navy ship

MANILA, Philippines – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said on Saturday, September 1, that it is capable of retrieving Philippine Navy warship BRP Gregorio Del Pilar which ran aground at Hasa-Hasa (Half Moon) Shoal in the South China Sea. AFP Spokesman Colonel Noel Detoyato confirmed this in a press briefing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

China in talks with Philippines on recovery of grounded frigate amid sea feud

China on Friday said it is in talks with the Philippines on matters related to the retrieval of a Philippine navy frigate that ran aground in the contested South China Sea......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

Retrieval ops for PH Navy ship underway

Retrieval ops for PH Navy ship underway.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

China in talks with Philippines on recovery of grounded frigate amid sea feud

China on Friday said it is in talks with the Philippines on matters related to the retrieval of a Philippine navy frigate that ran aground in the contested South China Sea. Source link link: China in talks with Philippines on recovery of grounded frigate amid sea feud.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

Palace dismisses possible Chinese interference on grounded Navy ship

Malacañang allayed fears of China’s possible actions while the Philippines is retrieving BRP Gregorio del Pilar, which has ran aground near Hasa-Hasa Shoal in the West Philippine Sea. Source link link: Palace dismisses possible Chinese interference on grounded Navy ship.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Beijing, US to ease tensions

WASHINGTON — The head of the US Navy will visit his Chinese counterpart next week, officials said Friday, as the two powers seek to reduce military risks amid ongoing trade tensions. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson will travel to Beijing and Nanjing from 13 to 16 January, when he will meet with Vice […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019

Philippine Navy flagship likely out of service until yearend

  MANILA, Philippines --- The Philippine Navy's flagship BRP Gregorio del Pilar (FF-15), which ran aground in the West Philippine Sea in August last year, won't likely be operational until the end of 2019, Navy chief Vice Adm. Robert Empedrad said. The ship's starboard propeller had been massively damaged when it ran aground on Hasa-Hasa Shoal (Half Moon Shoal) while on a patrol mission on Aug. 29. It was pulled out from the shoal after six days at sea. Empedrad said the propeller that needs to be replaced would be coming from the US and this may take some time. "Kailangan kasi makuha pa yung propellers galing pa sa US. Magiging available siya (FF-15) end of the year...Keep on reading: Philippine Navy flagship likely out of service until yearend.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2019

Russian vessels visit Philippines as 2019 begins

via rappler.com – Vessels of the Russian Navy docked in the Philippines for a goodwill visit from Sunday to Friday, January 6 to 11. The Russian Navy’s large anti-submarine ship Admiral Pantellev, guided missile cruiser Varyag, and large sea tanker Boris Botuma kicked off their goodwill visit to the Philippines Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsJan 8th, 2019

US Navy ship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade talks with Beijing

BEIJING — A U.S. guided-missile destroyer sailed near disputed islands in the South China Sea in what China called a “provocation” as U.S. officials joined talks in Beijing during a truce in a bitter trade war. The USS McCampbell carried out a “freedom of navigation” operation, sailing within 12 nautical miles of the Paracel Island chain, […] The post US Navy ship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade talks with Beijing appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 7th, 2019

Russian troika – manilastandard.net

Russian troika  manilastandard.net Three Russian Navy’s vessels—large anti-submarine ship Admiral Panteleev, guided missile cruiser Varyag, and large sea tanker Boris Botuma—arrive in … Source link link: Russian troika – manilastandard.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 6th, 2019

IN PHOTOS: Russian vessels visit Philippines as 2019 begins

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Vessels of the Russian Navy docked in the Philippines for a goodwill visit from Sunday to Friday, January 6 to 11. The Russian Navy's large anti-submarine ship Admiral Pantellev, guided missile cruiser Varyag, and large sea tanker Boris Botuma kicked off their goodwill visit ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 6th, 2019

Have arrived..3 Russian ships to visit Manila – Manila Video

MANILA, Philippines — Three Russian warships will be dropping anchors in Manila Bay today for a five-day goodwill visit, the Philippine Navy (PN) announced yesterday. Navy spokesman Commander Jonathan Zata said Russia’s anti-submarine ship Admiral Pantelev along with guided missile cruiser Vargyag and large sea tanker Boris Botuma will be arriving at the Manila South… link: Have arrived..3 Russian ships to visit Manila – Manila Video.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 6th, 2019

‘Usman’ death toll rises to 45 in Bicol region

MANILA, Philippines --- The fatalities due to landslides and flooding triggered by the heavy downpour of Tropical Depression "Usman" rose to 45 in the Bicol region on Sunday. As of 5 p.m., the Bicol region police have recorded 16 deaths in Camarines Sur, the highest among the Bicol provinces. Thirteen were also reported dead in Albay, seven in Masbate, six in Sorsogon, and three in Camarines Norte. Eleven people are still missing, including seven victims of a landslide last Saturday in Tiwi town, Albay, police said.Another 11 were also injured due to landslides and flooding. Search and retrieval operations are still ongoing to find the missing persons, according to Chief Insp...Keep on reading: ‘Usman’ death toll rises to 45 in Bicol region.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2018

‘Aurora’

  (We are running this guide to help moviegoers plan their holiday cinema tour. The 44thMetro Manila Film Festival runs from Dec. 25 to Jan. 7, 2019.) Directed by Yam Laranas; stars Anne Curtis, Marco Gumabao, Phoebe Villamor A passenger ship named Aurora crashes into a rocky shore near a tiny island, leaving thousands of people dead. Some of the bodies surface and get retrieved, but many more remain missing, causing distress among the victims' families. Leana (Anne), who owns a ramshackle inn on the island, is asked to help in the search and retrieval operation in exchange of money---P50,000 per body. She's hesitant at first, but her sympathy for the grieving famili...Keep on reading: ‘Aurora’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 20th, 2018

Navy ship rescues 2 teens from capsized banca off Balangiga

Naval Forces Central rescued two teens in the coastal waters of Balangiga, Eastern Samar on Saturday, the Philippine Navy unit in the Visayas said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

U.S., Ukraine navy heads meet after Russia ship seizure

WASHINGTON DC, USA – The head of the Ukrainian navy is meeting his US counterpart this week in Washington, where they will discuss the Russian navy's recent seizure of 3 Ukrainian vessels , a US official said Thursday, December 13. Russian ships last month opened fire on 3 Ukrainian navy vessels as they tried ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2018

China has ‘stern’ words with US over ship in South China Sea

BEIJING — China said on Friday it had lodged “stern representations” with the United States after the U.S. Navy sailed a ship through the contested South China Sea, passing near islands claimed by China. Tension between the two powers in disputed Asian waters comes as their relationship has between strained by a row over trade involving […] The post China has ‘stern’ words with US over ship in South China Sea appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 30th, 2018

AIBA boxing C ship, a source of motivation for volunteering slum kids

New Delhi [India], Nov 19 (ANI): As the ongoing International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's World Boxing Championship is perceived to be a major platform for the women boxers from around the world.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

Norwegian frigate could sink after being rammed in harbor

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark --- A Norwegian Navy frigate was rammed by a tanker while it was docked in a harbor on the country's west coast Thursday, the military said. The crew of 127 was evacuated amid fears the ship will sink.   Seven people on the KNM Helge Instad were slightly injured when the accident occurred at 4 a.m. in Sture, north of Bergen. The military said the ship, which had recently taken part in the vast NATO drill Trident Juncture, is taking on water.   Eirik Walle, with Norway's rescue center, told Norwegian news agency NTB that the collision caused an opening in the frigate's hull and "it is taking in more water than they can pump...Keep on reading: Norwegian frigate could sink after being rammed in harbor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 8th, 2018