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BRP Liberato Picar (PG-377)
« on: May 12, 2017, 09:27:31 AM »
From Combat Fleets of the World, 15th Edition

First four were ordered in 9-89 for $9.4M; the fifth was ordered in 4-90 and three more in 8-90. In 3-93 Halter received a $36.2M contract to build four more in the U.S., provide four kits to a yard in the Philippines, and assist in the construction three more in a Philippine yard; in 6-94 another 12 more ordered for $27.5M, with seven to be built by AG&P Shipyard in the Philippines. DF-379 and 380 were launched 29-4-95 by AG&P. The original goal was 35 total, but that curtailed for lack of funds. Were originally intended to operate in flotillas of seven, each attached to a larger patrol boat acting as leader.

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Re: BRP Liberato Picar (PG-377)
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2017, 07:16:15 PM »
Photo c/o of the Philippine Standard, August 17, 1992


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Re: BRP Liberato Picar (PG-377)
« Reply #2 on: October 07, 2019, 04:03:09 AM »
Fleet Deploys Three Patrol Craft Vessels to Naval Operating Forces

https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=3709013492457535&id=231970423495210&hc_location=ufi

Sangley Point, Cavite City- The Philippine Fleet deploys three Littoral Combat Force patrol craft vessels to Naval Operating Forces during the Send-off Ceremony at Captain Moya Boat Landing, Naval Base Cavite on October 02.

BRP Anastacio Cacayorin PC387 and BRP Simeon Castro PC374 will replace BRP General Mariano Alvarez from Naval Forces Western Mindanao area of operations that arrived Naval Base Cavite last September 30, 2019 due for Drydock. While BRP Liberato Picar PC377 will be deployed to Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao Area of Operations.

The Commander Philippine Fleet Rear Admiral Giovanni Carlo J Bacordo presided the ceremony. “With the deployment of these naval assets to different naval forces area of operations, we have taken one additional step forward in the direction of mission accomplishment. Your deployment plays a crucial role in our Navy’s conduct of naval patrol, maritime security operations and securing our territorial waters in your respective AO’s.” He said.

“Prepare to sail gentlemen and keep on navigating our navy in the course of honorable and excellent service for our country and our people.” Rear Admiral Bacordo added.

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