05 Feb President Duterte Approves Purchase Of 15 Black Hawks After Recent Chopper Crash In Bukidnon
Mga higala! President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the purchase of about 15 new Black Hawk helicopters for the country’s military, after the recent chopper crash in Bukidnon that killed 7 soldiers!
The President initially wanted to acquire 55 of the said helicopters but due to other priorities, like the COVID-19 pandemic, it was reduced to 15.
ICYDK, President Duterte wants to completely decommission all Huey helicopters in the Philippine Air Force (PAF), due to their multiple involvements in crashes, including the incident in Bukidnon.
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