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July 11, 2018 10:50 PM 2 PN vessels lift anchor for Rimpac live-fire maneuvers

The Philippine Navy will take part in the live-fire phase and maritime maneuvers of the Rim of the Pacific (Rimpac) naval exercises in Hawaii. According to Navy spokesperson Cmdr. Jonathan Zata, the two participating Philippine vessels — the landing dock vessel BRP Davao del Sur and the frigate BRP Andres Bonifacio — set sail on Wednesday (Philippine 27

July 11, 2018 3:20 PM Two PN ships to join Rimpac exercise

Two Philippine Navy ships deployed for this year’s “Rim of the Pacific” exercise in Hawaii are scheduled to sail out anytime on Wednesday to participate in the so-called “Force Integration Phase” of the naval maneuvers. “[The two ships will be sailing] at sea or the FIP of the exercise where various naval maneuvers and free-play exercises will be conducted 33

June 27, 2018 3:54 AM LOOK: PH Navy arrives in Hawaii for world’s largest naval drills

The Philippine Navy contingent has arrived in Hawaii for the world’s biggest naval drills in the Pacific. The BRP Davao del Sur (LD-602) and BRP Andres Bonifacio (FF-17) led by Naval Task Force 86 commander Capt. Ernesto Baldovino arrived at Pearl Harbor on Tuesday for the Rim of the Pacific (Rimpac) Exercise 2018, said Navy spokesperson Cdr. Jonathan 26

May 24, 2018 5:20 PM US ‘disinvites’ China from Pacific drills

Washington—The Pentagon has pulled its invitation for China to join maritime exercises in the Pacific because of Beijing’s “continued militarization” of the South China Sea, an official said Wednesday, in the latest sign of US-China strains. China hit back at the decision, calling it “very non-constructive” and saying it was taken without due reflection 30

July 1, 2017 4:11 PM PH holds joint patrol with US to deter Islamist militants

The United States (US) and Philippine navies held a joint naval patrol on Saturday in dangerous Sulu Sea, amid rising international concern about Islamist militancy and piracy in the region. US Navy littoral combat ship USS Coronado joined Philippine Navy frigate, BRP Alcaraz, in patrolling the Sulu Sea where numerous pirate attacks on commercial shipping 16

July 1, 2017 3:55 AM US, PH navies complete coordinated Sulu Sea patrol

The United States and Philippine navies yesterday completed a coordinated counter-piracy patrol in the Sulu Sea in a move to enhance regional peace and security. During the Sulu Sea patrol, which was conducted at the invitation of the Philippine government, crew members from the Littoral Combat Ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) and the Del Pilar Class Frigate 18

August 19, 2016 1:44 PM China says navy carries out drills in Sea of Japan

China's navy has carried out drills in the Sea of Japan, the Chinese military's official newspaper said on Friday, describing the exercises as routine and done in accordance with international law and practice. China’s navy has carried out drills in the Sea of Japan, the Chinese military’s official newspaper said on Friday, describing the exercises as routine 7

August 5, 2016 12:02 AM China warships finish RIMPAC missions

A photo shows Chinese soldiers on a ship at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, on August 3, 2016. [Photo:] Chinese naval vessels which taking part in this year's RIMPAC, or Rim of the Pacific, naval exercises are now docked at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. A total of 5 Chinese ships took part in this year's event, including two missile destroyers, a supply 9

July 15, 2016 3:41 AM US Navy’s top admiral to visit China, discuss South China Sea

BEIJING — The US Navy’s top admiral is making a three-day visit to China and meeting with his Chinese counterpart at a time when Beijing has rejected an international tribunal’s ruling that invalidated its expansive claims in the South China Sea. Adm. John Richardson, chief of naval operations, will meet the commander of the People’s Liberation Army’s 3

June 26, 2016 11:25 AM International warships sail by groups to Pearl Harbor for RIMPAC 2016

Four multinational naval forces groups have sailed toward Hawaii in support of this year’s Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise commencing on June 30, the United States Third Fleet said. RIMPAC is hosted by US Pacific Fleet and executed by US Third Fleet in the Hawaiian operating area. Participating in 4 Group Sails are 10 ships from San Diego and 12 ships 10