PNP presents newly acquired helicopters, rifles, machine guns

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) today, November 18 presented newly acquired 1 unit Bell 429 twin-engine helicopter, 1 unit Airbus H125 single-engine helicopter, 2 units Robinson R44 helicopter which will be operating under Special Action Force (SAF) air unit.

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1 unit Airbus H125 single-engine helicopter is already deployed in Samar.

Also presented were 141 units of NEGEV 7.62 mm Light Machine Gun; 8 units NEGEV 5.56 mm Light Machine Gun; 205 units K3 5.56 mm Light Machine Gun; 21,992 units Galil 5.56 mm Basic Assault Rifle; 1,677 units of K2C1 5.56 mm Basic Assault Rifle; 7,924 combat helmets; 2,001 units of Taurus 9 millimeter (mm) Striker Fired Pistol; 6,353 units of Tisas 9 mm Striker Fired Pistol; 10,000 units of Canik 9 mm Striker Fired Pistol.

21 units of Explosive and Ordnance Division (EOD)’s K9 Patrol Vehicle; 34 units of utility trucks; and 51 drones were also presented.

The newly acquired equipments were blessed during the presentation and blessing ceremony held in Camp Crame today, November 18.