From DWDD AFP Civil Relations Service Radio Website (May 24): ARRIVAL CEREMONY | BRP Gregorio del Pilar after completing voyage from Singapore
SASA WHARF, Panacan, Davao City (DWDD) – The Philippine Navy will tender an arrival ceremony for BRP Gregorio Del Pilar FF15 in connection with the completion of its voyage from Singapore after participating in the Republic of Singapore Navy’s (RSN) 50th Anniversary Celebration themed as “RSN50: Maritime Nation, Maritime Force” from May 11 – 19, 2017.
According to Capt Donn Anthony L Miraflor PN (GSC), Commander, Naval Task Group 80.5, Davao City Mayor Sarah Duterte – Carpio will be the Guest of Honor and Lieutenant Gen. Rey Leonardo B Guerrero AFP, Commander Eastern Mindanao Command (EASTMINCOM) will preside over the Arrival Ceremony for the 236 members of the Philippine Navy’s contingent to the RSN Golden Jubilee celebration.
The PN contingent successfully completed its mission in Singapore which include among others, its participation in the International Maritime Defense Exhibition (IMDEX) Asia 2017. IMDEX Asia is a premier maritime defense show serving the Asia-Pacific region and beyond comprising four inter-related events; Exhibition, Conference, VIP Delegations’ Programme and Warship Display. As the 11th in its series of exhibitions, IMDEX Asia has established a reputation within the maritime defense industry that such exhibit is a must-attend show. NTG 80.5 / MCAG