News Release

From the Office of the Presidential Spokesperson – On the two US aircraft donation

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) received two (2) brand new Cessna – 208 B Grand Caravan aircraft from the United States.

These aircraft would bolster the capability and readiness of our Air Force to help address terrorism and support our intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations.

This donation of the United States reaffirms the strong military alliance between the Philippines and the United States which remains robust to this day.