Philippine Navy deploys 5 ships

Security & Defense

The Philippine Navy has deployed five ships on March 4 to different naval operational areas.

Philippine Fleet photo

The deployment was done after the ships undergone Dry Docking and Other Related Repairs (DDORR) at the Naval Shipyard, Fort San Felipe, Cavite City.

“It was a momentous day for the Philippine Fleet as the Command held a Joint Send-Off Ceremony to BRP Manuel Gomez (PC388), BRP Heracleo Alano (PC376), BRP Tausug (LC295), BRP Subanon (LC291) and BRP Bacolod City (LS550) that will be sailing to different Naval operational areas after completing their Dry Docking and Other Related Repairs (DDORR) at the Naval Shipyard, Fort San Felipe, Cavite City,” the Philippine Fleet said.


The deployment ceremony was held at Capt. Moya Boat Landing, Naval Base Cavite led by Philippine Fleet commander Rear Adm. Danilo R. Rodelas.

Philippine Fleet photo

“Deployment plays a very crucial role in the Navy’s conduct of maritime patrol operations, internal security operations and logistics support missions to the respective area of responsibility in the maritime waters of the Philippine archipelago,” the Philippine Fleet said.