Ramón Alcaraz

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Name: Ramón Alcaraz
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Philippines upgrading weapons for South China Sea patrol ships

The Philippines has purchased new weapons to upgrade the firepower of two warships used to patrol the country’s exclusive economic zone in the disputed South China Sea, a navy spokesman said Monday.The Philippines has two Hamilton-class cutters, BRP Gregorio ... [Published Spy Ghana - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 3 reports

BRP Ramon Alcaraz now in Australia for 'Kakadu 2014' naval exercises

InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5MANILA, Philippines -- BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16), the Philippine Navy's most capable warship-to-date, has arrived at Fort Hill Wharf, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia Saturday for "Kakadu 2014" Saturday ... [Published Interaksyon - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

National Newsbits for August 26, 2014

Share this:CHURCH-DEPEDFEEDING PROGRAMHapag-Asa (Table of Hope), the feeding program of the local Church, continues to intensify its campaign to help reduce malnutrition among Filipino children. In a Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines News ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Navy ships to get cannons, sensors

MANILA, Philippines - The two most modern warships of the Navy will be upgraded with sensors and cannons as part of the effort to strengthen the country’s territorial defense capabilities.Navy spokesperson Lcdr. Marineth Domingo said the BRP Gregorio ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

105 Filipino crewmen get ‘indoctrinated’

On Friday, when the Philippine Navy ship BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) crossed the equator as it sailed to Australia, 105 crew members were made to appear before "King Neptune's court" which indoctrinated them into the "mysteries of the deep."The event is ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

FILIPINO SAILORS ADVANCE AS “SHELLBACKS” AT SEA

The Philippine Navy has 105 less “Pollywogs,” a term for sailors who have never crossed on a sea voyage the Equator, an imaginary line which divides the earth into the northern and southern hemispheres.King Neptune played by Capt. Ernesto Baldovino (left) ... [Published Subic Bay News - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

Navy frigate engages Japan destroyer in drills off Indonesia

MANILA: The Philippine Navy frigate BRP Ramon Alcaraz engaged with the Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force’s destroyer JD Hatakaze in waters off Indonesia en route to Australia.Community newspaper Subic Bay News said in a report yesterday quoting a transmission ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

PH's biggest ship off to join war games in Australia

The Philippines is one of 12 countries that will participate in the 'Kakadu 2014,' one of the largest international maritime exercise that happens every 2 yearsOFF TO AUSTRALIA: BRP Ramon Alcaraz is joining war games in Australia. Rappler file photoMANILA, ... [Published Rappler - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 4 reports

Navy warship off to Australia

MANILA, Philippines - Philippine Navy warship BRP Ramon Alcaraz left Subic Bay yesterday to join a multilateral naval exercise that will be held in Australia.A total of 180 Filipino sailors will participate in the Kakadu 2014 war games from Aug. 25 to ... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Philippines to participate in Australia-led multinational maritime exercise

MANILA, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Philippine Navy (PN) will send 180 Navy personnel and one of its two Hamilton-class cutters to attend the multinational military exercise soon to be held in Australia, Philippine military announced Friday.The exercise, ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

PHL Navy to send warship to biggest Aussie war games

The country's most advanced warship will depart on Sunday to participate in a multilateral naval exercise in Australia.In a statement Friday, the Philippine Navy said the BRP Ramon Alcaraz, acquired last year, will transport 180 Navy personnel to the ... [Published GMA News Online - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

PH buying two frigates; ammo price at P2.5-B

MANILA, Philippines - The defense department will spend P2.5 billion for the ammunition of the two frigates it will acquire for the Philippine Navy.Defense Assistant Secretary Patrick Velez said security officials have decided to separate the purchase ... [Published ABS-CBN News - Aug 09 2014]

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Philippines upgrading weapons for South China S... [Published Spy Ghana - Aug 25 2014]
BRP Ramon Alcaraz now in Australia for 'Kakadu ... [Published Interaksyon - Aug 25 2014]
National Newsbits for August 26, 2014 [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 25 2014]
Navy ships to get cannons, sensors [Published Philippine Star - Aug 25 2014]
What happens when Navy men cross the Equator? [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 25 2014]
PH warship arrives in Australia: Scenes when it... [Published Rappler - Aug 25 2014]
105 Filipino crewmen get ‘indoctrinated’ [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Aug 23 2014]
FILIPINO SAILORS ADVANCE AS “SHELLBACKS” AT SEA [Published Subic Bay News - Aug 23 2014]
Navy frigate engages Japan destroyer in drills ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Aug 21 2014]
Navy's Alcaraz engages Japan destroyer in drill... [Published Philippine Star - Aug 21 2014]
BRP Ramon Alcaraz engages Japanese warship off ... [Published Subic Bay News - Aug 21 2014]
PH's biggest ship off to join war games in Aust... [Published Rappler - Aug 18 2014]
Navy warship off to Australia [Published Philippine Star - Aug 17 2014]
XINHUA - Philippine navy joins Australian marit... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 17 2014]
Philippine navy joins Australian maritime exerc... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 17 2014]
Alcaraz off to Australia to join int’l naval ex... [Published Manila Bulletin - Aug 16 2014]
Philippines to participate in Australia-led mul... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 15 2014]
PHL Navy to send warship to biggest Aussie war ... [Published GMA News Online - Aug 15 2014]
Rear Admiral Lopez takes over Westcom amid Chin... [Published Interaksyon - Aug 14 2014]
Blueboard -- Alma Maria O. Salvador: “What Aqui... [Published Business World - Aug 12 2014]
PH buying two frigates; ammo price at P2.5-B [Published ABS-CBN News - Aug 09 2014]
State of PH Navy modernization: ‘Golden days wi... [Published Rappler - Jul 28 2014]
PH-US war games start in disputed sea [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 26 2014]
PH, US to hold naval exercises near Scarborough [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 19 2014]
United States, Philippines hold exercises close... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jun 19 2014]
PH Navy gets new weapons [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 05 2014]
Aquino rallies troops in face of sea dispute [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 27 2014]
2 helicopters to aid in ‘national integrity’ [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 21 2014]
Try us, says visiting French Navy commander [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 01 2014]
PH-US security relations: Deepening the alliance [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 27 2014]
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United States, Philippines hold exercises close... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jun 19 2014]
Manila will send the Ramon Alcaraz, a former US coastguard cutter for the drills. Photo: Reuters Philippine and American troops are set to hold naval exercises this month near a disputed shoal that will almost certainly anger China with tension already ...
PH-US security relations: Deepening the alliance [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 27 2014]
The Philippine government must explain how the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement influence our evolving partnership with the US, affect our relations with China, and shape national security in the years to come Julio S. Amador III and Karla Mae ...
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