US Naval Attaché to Philippines reaffirms stronger bilateral relations

The United States Naval Attaché to the Philippines, Capt. Noel Corpus paid a courtesy call on the Philippine Navy Flag Officer In Command, Rear Adm. Adeluis Bordado at the PN headquarters on June 17.

Rear Admiral Bordado and Captain Corpus discussed several important issues and topics concerning the two navies’ close and long-standing relationship, as well as forging and sustaining stronger bilateral cooperation in the years to come.

Capt. Corpus is a Filipino-American, an accomplished and decorated senior officer of the U.S. Navy. He is just one of a handful of formally designated Aeromedical Dual Designators (Navy Pilot and Medical Service Corps Personnel) in Naval Aviation.

A military/naval attaché is a military expert assigned to a diplomatic mission, typically an embassy. This position is usually held by a high-ranking military officer who keeps his or her commission while serving in an embassy. NAVY.MIL.PH