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Philippine Air Force 220th Airlift Wing
« on: July 06, 2017, 10:34:50 PM »
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Mission

To conduct tactical airlift operations in support of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.


Capabilities:

1. Provides tactical airlift and air transport to all AFP units;

2. Provides airlift for para-drop/airdrop of personnel, equipment and supplies;

3. Conducts long range maritime patrol, air reconnaissance and aerial searches;

4. Provides aero-medical evacuation to sick and wounded AFP personnel and dependents;

5. Provides air transport to government agencies;

6. Supports the country’s socio-economic development;

7. Conducts training to aircrew and support personnel;

8. Provides organizational and limited field level maintenance to organic aircraft; and

9. Performs other functions as may be directed by higher Headquarters.


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220th Airlift Wing Aircraft Accident Investigation Board
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2021, 10:48:08 PM »
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He added that the members of the 220th Airlift Wing Aircraft Accident Investigation Board are on-site investigating the crash of the C-130 aircraft with tail number 5125 in Jolo.

"The team is composed of personnel of various specialization(s), like pilots, maintenance, medical, and other technical fields. The team is gathering evidence and conducting interviews, among others, to determine the cause of the accident. The PAF has grounded its C-130 fleet pending the result of the investigation," he said.
https://www.pna.gov.ph/articles/1146202