|Coast Guard Air Group (CGAG) celebrates 12th Founding Anniversary|
|Wednesday, 19 May 2010 11:52|
The Philippine Coast Guard Air Group celebrated its 12th founding anniversary with its theme “Beyond the Limits…Surpassing Boundaries!” on May 18, 2010 at the Coast Guard Air Group, DOTC Hangar, Pasay City. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Wilfredo D Tamayo graced the event as the guest of honor and speaker.
In his remarks, Admiral Tamayo congratulated the CGAG Commander, Commodore Aaron T Reconquista, for leading and managing well the Aviation Group as well as the men and women of CGAG for their twelve (12) years of unprecedented devotion to duty and more than a decade of thriving and selfless service. Admiral Tamayo prides on the Coast Guard Air Group as a quick response and deployable unit of the command which has seen a lot of action during emergencies to include SAR and medical evacuation missions, and during the onslaught of Typhoons “Ondoy” and Pepeng” and the flashflood in Botolan, Zambales last year where thousands of victims and families were rendered assistance.
The CGAG prides itself of the following accomplishments:
4,830 accident–free days and counting,