Philippines Air Force Nations // Southeast Asia



OVERVIEW The main responsibilities of the Philippine air force are counterinsurgency operations and protection of offshore territorial possessions and economic zones. The air force flies close air operations in support of the army and maritime reconnaissance missions in support of the navy, although the navy has its own organic air arm. The air force consists of three operational commands: Air Defense, Tactical and Mobility. There are two support commands: Logistics and Education,...

 

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