BRP Jose Rizal hold air evacuation drill

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The medical team, led by LTC Rachelle Judilla, aboard Philippine Navy frigate BRP Jose Rizal (FF-150) has conducted an air evacuation drill.

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The drill involved FF-150 crew and AugustaWestland 109 naval helicopter to test the preparedness of the navy contingent in any emergency situation, the Philippine Navy said.

“The team conducted loading and offloading of simulated evacuation patients from FF150 to AW109,” the Navy said. “This is part of the preparation of the Navy contingent as RIMPAC 2020 is about to kick off in Honolulu, Hawaii.”