Armed Forces Overviews
Philippine Air Force
Philippine Air Force
Hukbong Himpapawid ng Pilipinas
Late November 2015 the PhAF started fast fighter operations again with the induction of the South Korean FA-50PH.
Photo: Reinier Schreurs
Antonio Bautista Air Base (RPVP)
Palawan
Rwy: 09/27
Pos: 09°44'32"N 118°45'31"E
Elev: 71 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
300 Air Inelligence & Security Wing

Air Reconnaissance Squadron Scan Eagle
Basa Air Base (RPUF)
Pampanga
Rwy: 03/21
Pos: 14°59'12"N 120°29'30"E
Elev: 151 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
5 Fighter Wing

7 Tactical Fighter Squadron FA-50PH Bulldogs


105 Fighter Training Squadron AS.211 Blackjack
In November 2005 the first with a new Sighting System updated AS.211 "Warrior" was shown painted in a new camo scheme.
Photo: PhAF
Cagayan de Oro (RPML)
AB; Lumbia Apt
Rwy: 01/19
Pos: 08°24'56"N 124°36'40"E
Elev: 601 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
15 Strike Wing

no squadron yet
In February 2017 groundbreaking activities were conducted to prepare for a relocation of 15th Strike Wing from Danielo Atienza AB.
Cauayan Air Base (RPUY)
Rwy: 12/30
Pos: 16°55'45"N 121°45'13"E
Elev: 200 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
505 Search & Rescue Group

Advanced Post AUH-76
Sikorsky AUH-76 helicopters are dispatched throughout the country for SAR duties.
Photo: Dirk Andrei Salcedo
Clark Airfield (RPLC)
Rwy: 02L/20R, 02R/20L
Pos: 15°11'10"N 120°33'37"E
Elev: 478 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Air Education, Training & Doctrine Command

101 Pilot Training Squadron T-41B
T-41D
Wildcats
The T-41D in service since 1968 keeps soldiering on.
Photo: George Kamp
Danielo Atienza Air Base (RPLS)
Cavite
Rwy: 07/25
Pos: 14°29'43"N 120°54'14"E
Elev: 8 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
15 Strike Wing

16 Attack Squadron OV-10A
OV-10C
A-29 (o/o)
Eagles


17 Attack Squadron SF260TP Jaguars


18 Attack Squadron AW109E Falcons


20 Attack Squadron AH-1F
MD520MG
Firebirds
OV-10A 636 coming in for landing on 15 September 2018.
Photo: Dirk Andrei Salcedo
17 AS SF260TP 29-08 on 19 March 2016.
Photo: Scramble files
15th SW operates six AW109E Power that became operational in 2015.
Photo: Dirk Andrei Salcedo
Davao/Francisco Bangoy (RPMD)
Rwy: 05/23
Pos: 07°07'32"N 125°38'45"E
Elev: 96 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
505 Search & Rescue Group

5053 Search & Rescue Squadron AUH-76
W-3A
At the bounderies of Davao IAP the Air Force complex is located.
Photo: Adam Marx
Edwin Andrews Air Base (RPMZ)
Zamboanga
Rwy: 09/27
Pos: 06°55'20"N 122°03'34"E
Elev: 29 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
15 Strike Wing

25 Composite Attack Squadron OV-10
MD520MG
SF260TP
Lobos
205 Tactical Helicopter Wing

206 Tactical Helicopter Squadron UH-1H Hornets
Fernando Air Base (RPUL)
Lipa
Rwy: 03/21
Pos: 13°57'30"N 121°07'50"E
Elev: 1120 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Air Education, Training & Doctrine Command

102 Pilot Training Squadron SF260FH Cougars
Aircraft and pilots from 102nd PTS perform aerial demonstrations under the "Ravens Aerobatic Team" umbrella.
Laoag International Airport (RPLI)
Laoag City
Rwy: 01/19
Pos: 18°10'41"N 120°31'53"E
Elev: 20 ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
505 Search & Rescue Group

5056 Search & Rescue Squadron AUH-76
W-3A
Mactan-Benito Ebuen Air Base (RPVM)
Cebu
Rwy: 04/22
Pos: 10°18'36"N 123°58'54"E
Elev: 36ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
205 Tactical Helicopter Wing

208 Tactical Helicopter Squadron UH-1H Daggers


210 Tactical Training Squadron UH-1H Breeders
220 Airlift Wing

221 Airlift Squadron F27-100
F27-200MPA
F27-500RF
C295M
Fokkers


222 Airlift Squadron C-130B
C-130H
C-130T
Hercules


223 Airlift Squadron N22B
N22C
NC212i
Nomads


228 Transport Crew Training Squadron a/c on loan
505 Search & Rescue Group

5052 Search & Rescue Squadron Bell 205A-1
UH-1H
AUH-76
F27-100 59-0259 has been in service since 1968 as a presidential aircraft but was transferred to the 221 AS late 2018.
Photo: Johann Kirby Datoy
N22B 68 landing at Davao on 9 July 2017.
Photo: Scramble files
Three C295Ms augments the older F27 Friendships in the transport role.
Photo: Davao, 16 May 2019, Scramble files
Two NC212i were taken up in the fleet of 223AS in June 2018.
Photo: Davao, 25 April 2019, Scramble files
Manila/Ninoy Aquino Intl (RPLL)
Col. Jesus A. Villamor AB, Pasay City
Rwy: 06/24, 13/31
Pos: 14°30'36"N 121°00'50"E
Elev: 75ft
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
205 Tactical Helicopter Wing

207 Tactical Helicopter Squadron UH-1D
UH-1H
Bell 412EP
Stingers
250 Presidential Airlift Wing

251 Presidential Airlift Squadron C295M
F28-3000


252 Presidential Airlift Squadron Bell 412EP
Bell 412HP
300 Air Inelligence & Security Wing

303 Air Reconnaissance Squadron Ce 208B ISR
RC690


3031 Unmanned Aerial Reconnaissance Squadron Hermes 450
Hermes 900
900 Weather Support Group

901 Weather Squadron T-41
Ce T210G
Ce LC-210
505 Search & Rescue Group

5051 Search & Rescue Squadron Bell 205A-1
UH-1H
AUH-76
S-70A-5
F28-3000 1250 landing at its home base on 26 March 2013.
Photo: Fabian Zimmerli
Bell 412HP RP-2000 of the 252 Presidential Airlift Squadron on 12 January 2018.
Photo: Scramble files
Ce 208B ISR 5320 of the 303 Air Reconnaissance Squadron on 10 April 2019.
Photo: Dirk Andrei Salcedo
Southern Luzon
Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
505 Search & Rescue Group

5053 Search & Rescue Squadron AUH-76
W-3A
Deployment in Davao.
Send Updates!