Philippine Navy chief now a naval aviator

Philippine Navy Flag Officer-in-Command Vice Admiral Adeluis Bordado is now a naval aviator. This is after a ceremony was held to award Vice Admiral Bordado honorary aviator badge.

“The Naval Air Wing rendered Honorary Aviator’s Rites to the Philippine Navy Flag Officer In Command, VADM ADELUIS S BORDADO PN at Headquarters Naval Air Wing on August 4, 2021,” the Philippine Fleet said.

“VADM BORADADO was awarded the honorary Aviator’s Badge after successfully flying a AW109 naval helicopter,” it added.