22 Januari 2016
PAF Huey helicopters (photo : US DVIDS)
MANILA (PNA) --- In line with efforts to ensure the airworthiness of all its available air assets, nine UH-IH "Huey" combat utility helicopters of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) will be undergoing repair and maintenance this first quarter.
In line with this, PHP20,102,165.72 was allocated for the acquisition of spares for Huey helicopters with tail numbers 370, 308, 507, 853, 516, 929, 091, 508 and 513.
Pre-bid conference is scheduled on Thursday, 9:00 a.m. PAF Procurement Center Conference Room, Villamor Air Base, Pasay City.
While submission and opening of bids is on Feb. 2, 9:00 a.m. at the same venue.
The PAF is known to operate 41 variants of the UH-I helicopters for its transport, medical evacuation and ground support missions.