Last 12 February 2020, MGEN FLORANTE M AMANO AFP and BGEN ARTHUR M CORDURA AFP had a testimonial visit at 15th Strike Wing. The event started with rendering of arrival honors to the Honorees at Nosedock Ramp Area and followed by Wreath laying ceremony to the fallen trojans. Aside from MGEN AMANO and BGEN CORDURA, the Wing also honored COMMO ALLEN T TORIBIO PCG, COMMO OSCAR C ENDONA PCG, and COMMO DANILO G FUENTES JR AFP. After arrival honor a 15SW Guestbook signing at 16th attack squadron was conducted. Followed by hanging of photos on wall of fame at18th Attack Squadron Building by former Falcons namely MGEN AMANO, BGEN CORDURA and BGEN BUCA. Talk to Men was also held at Multi-Purpose Gymnasium which was immediately followed by simple boodle fight. Subsequently, a fun golf was held at Sherwood Hills Golf Course.
The newly promoted Commanding General of the Philippine Air Force, MGEN ALLEN T PAREDES AFP, had his first field visit at 15th Strike Wing, Sangley Point, Cavite City on 07 February 2020. Arrival Honors was accorded to the 37th CG, PAF headed by the Wing Commander, 15th Strike Wing, BGEN ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO AFP as military host. After which, Wreath Laying Ceremony was rendered at the Heroes Monument. He was warmly welcomed by the officers, men and women, and civilian human resource of 15SW. MGEN PAREDES also had talk to men. Some lucky personnel had a chance to take a selfie with the CG,PAF.
The 15th Strike Wing held a testimonial parade-in-review in honor of it’s newly promoted Wing Commander , BGEN ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO AFP last 27 January 2020. The event started with the Arrival Honor at Nose Dock followed by Wreath Laying Ceremony, Posting at Wall of Fame Ceremony at 16th Attack Squadron & 17th Attack Squadron. A Testimonial Review for the Wing Commander was also conducted at Four Bay Hangar with the Director for Operations COL RICHARD S RAMOS PAF (GSC) as the Troop Commander. The event ended with a Boodle Fight . BGEN MUSICO’s father and sister was present in the said event.
The 15th Strike Wing spearheaded by the Wing Commander, COL ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO PAF (GSC) held the annual gathering of all Officers and Senior Leaders of Enlisted Personnel to jump-start the year ahead known as the New Year’s Call on 10 January 2020 at Josephine Water Camp Resort, Kawit Cavite
Before ending the year 2019, Personnel together with their dependents attended the New Year’s Eve Mass on 31 December 2019 at Saint Joseph Parish Church, Sangley Point, Cavite City.
Personnel of 15th Strike Wing together with their dependents attended the Christmas Eve Mass on 24 December 2019 at Saint Joseph Parish Church, Sangley Point, Cavite City.
The 15th Strike Wing held a Booth and Parol Judging along with the Paskuhan at Sayawan sa Sangley on December 18, 2019. Trojans with their dependents attended the said activity.
As one of the Pre-Christmas activities for 2019, the Philippine Air Force held the PAF Nite 2019 dubbed as “Festivales” at the PAF Multi-Purpose Gymnasium, Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base, Pasay City on December 11, 2019.
The crowd was filled with excitement as the winners for the main competition were announced.
4th Runner-up – Masskara Festival (BAB)
3rd Runner-up – Dinagyang Festival (MDAAB)
2nd Runner-up – Pintados Festival (FAB)
!st Runner-up – Tinalak Festival (BGBNEAB)
Champion- Sinukwan Festival (Wallace Air Station)
Today, 06 December 2019, the 15th Strike Wing hosted a homecoming event dubbed as “Balik-Sangley 2019” at the Main Ramp of 460th Aircraft Maintenance Group Hangar in Major Danilo Atienza Air Base, Sangley Point, Cavite City spearheaded by the Wing Commander COL ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO PAF (GSC).
The Wing invited LTGEN JEFFREY F DELGADO AFP (RET) as the Guest of Honor. LTGEN DELGADO was the 26th Wing Commander of 15th Strike Wing and the 33rd Commanding General of the Philippine Air Force. Former/Senior Trojans were also present in the said event together with their dependents.
The 15th Strike Wing is hosting a traditional homecoming event called Balik-Sangley on 06 December 2019 at the Maintenance Ramp of 460th Aircraft Maintenance Group in Major Danilo Atienza Air Base. The event is an occasion for former Trojans to renew friendships, reminisce the past, and retell war stories in fellowship with present Trojans.
The Officers and Enlisted Personnel of the 15th Strike Wing together with their dependents have witnessed the Simultaneous Lighting of base Christmas Tree in front of HAS Building on 02 December 2019.
The 15th Strike Wing celebrated its 46th Founding Anniversary together with the CG,PAF LTGEN ROZZANO D BRIGUEZ AFP as the Guest of Honor on 26 November 2019 at 460th AMG Hangar. The celebration started with the registration of the guests at Trojans Café followed by the Arrival of Honors, Wreath Laying Ceremony, Blessing of the Newly Restored Aircraft and N2 Lock-up C20R Engine Repair Shop.
On 23 November 2019, the 15th Strike Wing Conducted a “Trojan’s Family Day 2019” in connection with the Wing’s 46th Founding Anniversary at 460th AMG Hangar. The registration started at 0630H followed by invocation and a speech from the Wing Commander, COL ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO PAF (GSC).
1.Christian Joseph Dalan
3. Diana Cruz
4. Tsg Penlones
5. Pearl Paracale
6. Tsg Pega ND
7. Sheila P. Dofelis
8. Mae Tabelina
9. Precious Fiel
10. A1C Solomon
1.A1C Carl A Creus
2. Elizabeth Jonson
3. Divine Anni Lubi
4. AM Peejay Kaibigan
5. Edmund Verendia
6. MAJ JOSE
7. Tsg Cayanan
8. Zanchy Uri
9. Rodolfo Legaspina
10. Tsg Roca VR
In connection with the 15th Strike Wing’s 46th Founding Anniversary, a Movie Block Screening and Mall Exhibit was conducted at SM Mall of Asia Cinema 3 on 22 November 2019. The said event was attended by the Personnel of the 15SW with their dependents.
In celebration with the 46th Founding Anniversary of the 15th Strike Wing a Runway Run IV dubbed as The Final Run was held at Major Danilo Atienza Air Base Runway, Sangley Point Cavite City today, 10 November 2019. The registration started at 0500H followed by flag raising, invocation and information dissemination on proper hydration by Pocari Sweat representative. At exactly 0600H, was a gun start for 10 km run. A total of 1730 participants joined the said event. Out of that 1,730; 441 were civilian supporters from Manila, Laguna, Batangas, 317 were ROTC Cadets who were from 1st Arcen and Air Force Reserve Center, 340 were from other government agency mostly from Coast Guard and Philippine National Police and 632 were AFP Personnel and their Dependents. The Runway Run was categorized as 3KM, Family Run, 5KM, and 10KM.
The 15SW had also displayed aircrafts with Pilots and Crews for photo opportunity as well as photo exhibits and miniature aircraft display at the Four Bay Hangar to cater the assets of the Wing. This Activity was so special because that was not just a usual fun run. As the caption shows, “Runway Run IV. The Final Run”
Grand Prize: One (1) CAL SUPER GI STANDARD FS PISTOL
1.LT VIC DELOS REYES
SAFETY EYE GLASS
2. Armando Ordonez
3. Carlos Acosta
AMMO CLEAR CASE
2. Msg Carreon
3. Rey Barbon
4. MAJ CALUYA
5. LTC TIROL
AMMO HARD CASE
2. MAJ MARZO
3. Tsg Obis
4. MAJ SAGGE
5. LT MAPE
6. A2C Castro
7. Ariel Cordova
9. Joel Amansec
The 15th Strike Wing conducted Bloodletting Activity ICOW its 46th Founding Anniversary Celebration last 05 October 2019. The activity was participated by 15SW personnel and various stakeholders coming from the APO CACI Alumni Association, ACDI, AFPSLAI, Philippine Fleet, Naval Installation Command, PNP, BFP, LGU-Cavite City, PRC-Cavite Chapter and other civilian entities.
A total of 58, 950cc of blood were successfully collected and turned-over to AFP Medical Center for processing and utilization.
Gift Certificate from golfph.com (worth Php10,000)
CPT ANGELO C SALVADOR JR PAF
Gift Certificate from Sherwood Hills Golf Club
Gift Certificate from Holiday Inn
AW1C Chenille Salazar PAF
One-Way Ticket from Air Juan Aviation, Inc.
Msg Emman Llanto
Gift Certificate from golfph.com (Free Membership)
Mr. Ed taciano
Gift Certificate from Baguio Country Club
The 15SW welcomes its new Wing Commander, COLONEL ARAUS ROBERT F MUSICO PAF (GSC) during the Change of Command Ceremony held at 460th Aircraft Maintenance Group Hangar, Major Danilo Atienza Air Base, Cavite City on 02 March 2019. A US Air Force Academy (USAFA) graduate in 1990, and member of Philippine Military Academy (PMA) “Bigkis Lahi” Class of 1990, COL MUSICO is a full blooded Trojan being a Flight Examiner and Commander of the OV-10 aircraft and served as the Director for Operations and Deputy Wing Commander prior to this position. Col Musico replaces BGEN AUGUSTO D DELA PEÑA AFP and is now the Deputy Chief of Staff for Education and Training, J8. BGen Dela Peña served as the 15SW Commander from 10 May 2018 to 20 Feb 2019.
The 15th Strike Wing celebrated its 45th Founding Anniversary together with the homecomers of Back to Sangley 2018 on 26 November 2018. The celebration started with the registration of our homecomers and was culminated with the anniversary program at the 460AMG Hangar with the CG,PAF as the GOH.