EAAB adjudged as PAF Model Base for CY-2015 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 07 July 2015 11:39

For the first time ever, the Edwin Andrews Air Base (EAAB), Zamboanga City’s home of your Air Force in Mindanao, was adjudged as PAF Model Base CY-2015 during the celebration of 68th PAF Founding Anniversary held at Air Force City, Clark Air Base, Angeles City, Pampanga on July 1.

The award was received by Brig. en. Anselmo DP. Junsay III, Wing Commander, 530th ABW from  President Benigno Aquino III, AFP commander-in-chief,  who was Guest of Honor and Speaker together with Defense Secretary Voltaire Gamin and Lt. Gen. Jeffrey F. Delgado PAF commanding general.

“This recognition was achieved through the continuous effort and dedication of the men and women of Edwin Andrews Air Base with the cooperation of other stakeholders in supporting the endeavour and cause of the Philippine Air Force here in Mindanao,” an EAAB press statement. “The untiring support of the personnel of EAAB in maintaining and transforming this base to a friendly and better working environment, providing better security, safety and well maintained facilities, the disciplined personnel and the hospitability extended by this base to every visitors going to this base, thus, the Edwin Andrews Air Base, Zamboanga City was awarded as the PAF Model Base CY-2015.