Navy to welcome corvette BRP Conrado Yap on Tuesday

The Philippine Navy’s BRP Conrado Yap, a former Pohang-class corvette donated by South Korea, will be welcomed in Manila on August 20.

According to Philippine Navy, National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana will be leading the welcoming rites.

BRP Conrado Yap sailed with BRP Davao Del Sur (LD602) from South Korea.

The Philippine Navy said BRP Conrado Yap enhances its Anti-Air Warfare (AAW), Anti-Surface Warfare (ASUW), Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) capabilities.