The three Filipino officers, participating in this year's RIMPAC (Rim of the Pacific Exercise) are now in
This was revealed by Philippine Navy (PN) public affairs office chief Cmdr. Gregory Fabic in a message to the PNA.
"They left last July 2 and today is their first day of duty for the current operations of maritime exercises," he added.
Fabic identified the Filipino participants as Cmdr. Rommel T. Marcos, Lt. Abraham R. Taguinod, both of the PN and Major Nealon Eugene P. Batalla of the Philippine Marine Corps.
The naval war games were scheduled for June and July.
RIMPAC is the world's largest international maritime warfare exercise.
It is held biennially during June and July of even-numbered years from
It is hosted and administered by the United States Navy's Pacific Fleet, headquartered at
With RIMPAC the United States Pacific Command seeks to enhance interoperability between