Ra 10349 or the revised afp modernization act expressly mandates the active development of the afp’s capabilities the purchase of new equipment and weapons and the phaseout of old assets is one. For the afp modernization program under ra7898, the department of national defense and armed forces of the philippines completed 11 projects - 5 for the philippine army, 4 for the philippine navy, and 2 for the afp general headquarters. President rodrigo duterte recently decided to bankroll the second phase of the 15-year armed forces of the philippines (afp) modernization program. The philippine air force (paf) may be getting 12 units of multi-role fighter (mrf) jets under the second horizon (2018-2022) of revised armed forces of the philippines (afp) modernization program. Horizon 2 afp modernization (image : pdff) philippines boosts spending for second phase of military modernisation the philippine government has reportedly allocated php289 billion (usd546 billion) to procurement during the second modernisation phase of the armed forces of the philippines (afp), which runs from 2018 to 2023.
Padilla told the philippine news agency sunday that the amount for the afp’s modernization program was allocated in the general appropriations act (gaa) for 2018. The armed forces modernization act, initiated under duterte’s predecessor benigno aquino iii in 2013, was an attempt to make up for the anemic (and at times astrategic) investment of the past. The revised afp modernization program, which is headed by the defense and budget departments, is divided into three horizons the first was implemented on 2013 to 2017, the second horizon is from. Senator sonny angara on march 29 highlighted the importance of government’s role in safeguarding the national interest over benham rise to ensure that it will benefit the country and the filipinos.
The visa waiver program (vwp) allows citizens of participating countries to travel to the united states without a visa for stays of 90 days or less, when they meet all requirements. Manila-- horizon two of the revised armed forces of the philippines modernization program (rafpmp) has already been approved by president rodrigo duterte, department of national defense (dnd) spokesperson arsenio andolong confirmed wednesday horizon two is expected to run from 2018 to 2022 funding for this program is roughly php300 billion the department of national defense and the. Defense department spokesman arsenio andolong said the duterte administration is speeding up the process of buying submarines under the second horizon phase of the afp modernization program from. The revised afp modernization program is divided into three horizons   the first was implemented from 2013 to 2017, the second is from 2018 to 2022, while the third is from 2023 to 2028 in june 20, 2018, president rodrigo duterte approved the armed forces modernization program’s shopping list for horizon 2.
He said he received complaints from some military officers, whom he did not name, about alleged questionable purchases under the afp modernization program pushed by the davao group with the. For the modernization program afp requested for a budget of php24 billion for 2014 and php268 billion for 2015 (photo : militaryphotos) the armed forces modernization program would have a total funding shortfall of php208 billion in 2014 and 2015, which belies claims by some sectors that the. Secretary of national defense delfin lorenzana administers the oath taking ceremony for the members of the technical working group of the afp modernization program on september 10, 2018 at the general headquarters canopy, camp aguinaldophoto by sn1 donald viluan/ paoafp.
President rodrigo duterte has approved the second phase projects of the revised armed forces of the philippines modernization program, the department of national defense announced on wednesday current top breaking philippine headlines regarding the nation, world, metro manila, regions and exclusive special investigative reports. The armed forces of the philippines (afp) (filipino: sandatahang lakas ng pilipinas spanish: fuerzas armadas de filipinas) are the military forces of the philippines it consists of the army , navy (including the marine corps ) and the air force. Angara insisted that the public utility vehicle modernization program needs to be reviewed, and is worried that many jeepney drivers will be affected the department of transportation plans to launch the puv modernization program this coming june 26. In this article provided by the philippine star dated november 2017, senator angara apparently said in his statement with the reporters that around 13% of the allocation earned from this tax reform will be given to the afp modernization program.
The afp modernization program was initiated during the term of then-president benigno aquino iii it is divided into three, five-year horizons horizon 1 started in 2013 and ended in 2017 horizon 2 will be implemented from 2018 to 2022 and horizon 3 is from 2023 to 2028. The passage of ra 10349, also known as the revised afp modernization program, under the administration of former president benigno s aquino iii was a recognition of the need to upgrade the. Sen edgardo angara emphasized that government should ensure the successful implementation of the country’s revised armed forces of the philippines (afp) modernization program, amid ongoing territorial disputes in the west philippine sea. Armed forces of the philippines (afp) modernization program watchdog, los angeles, ca 11k likes your one stop shop for everything about the afp.
2 (b) capability, materiel, and technology development - the afp modernization program entails the development and employment of certain capabilities that can address the assessed threats. – by philippines news agency manila – the government has set aside for 2018 some php25 billion for the modernization program of the armed forces of the philippines (afp) that will include the acquisition of brand new attack helicopters, tanks and other military hardware. Second horizon of the revised afp modernization program • • philippine army • 155mm howitzers (towed and self-propelled) • multiple launch rocket system light tanks • armored recovery vehicles (wheeled. The post review of the afp modernization program cpt godofredo l señires iii (mac), phd the afp modernization management office affirmed that republic act no 7898, otherwise known as the afp modernization act of 1995, “signifies the country’s intent to make the afp a worthy player in any regional or international security arrangement”1 as a casual observer of this particular act.
Senator sonny angara said yesterday he wants to complement the duterte administration’s “build, build, build” program with a “plant, plant, plant” campaign angara said he wants to kick-start an agricultural revolution for a more inclusive economic growth and revival of the country’s. I checked my facebook account this morning, and my fellas in the afp modernization-oriented pages started to post this article from interaksyon-tv5 news website and i was stunned here is the article: manila, philippines — (update – 2:29 pm) president benigno aquino iii on tuesday signed into law the revised armed forces of the philippines modernization act extending the program for.