PCG helicopters for search and rescue operations – Duterte’s Oks plan
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) will used two helicopters to be used in search and rescue missions.
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President Duterte said PCG commandant that would soon receive the two helicopters. it was extremely important especially in search and rescue operations.
“The helicopters can be utilized in air dropping of relief good, dropping of rescuers at sea and evacuation of people trapped on roofs and on trees during calamities,”
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The government will order 10 units of newly built 44-meter vessels from japan, it will deliver until 2018, and another two 90 meters long ships may be delivered until 2020.