Navy formally welcomes corvette BRP Conrado Yap from South Korea

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The Philippine Navy today, August 20 welcomed corvette BRP Conrado Yap (PS-39) and landing platform dock BRP Davao del Sur (LD-602) in a joint arrival ceremony at Pier 13, South Harbor, Manila.

The ceremony was graced by National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana.

BRP Conrado Yap, a former Pohang-class corvette donated by South Korea, departed Jinhae Naval Base in Changwon City, South Korea on August 12. She was commissioned to Philippine Navy service on August 5.

BRP Davao del Sur arrived in South Korea on August 2 after participating in Russian Navy Day Celebration in Vladivostok, Russia. She departed South Korea on August 13.