The Philippine Navy will participate in the multilateral naval exercise dubbed as “KAKADU 2014” that will be hosted by Royal Australian Navy (RAN) from Aug. 25, to Sept. 12, 2014 at Northern Australia Exercise Area.
KAKADU is hosted biennially by RAN and represents an opportunity to promote and enhance regional interoperability and cooperation among the participating navies.
The participating countries with navy ships/aircrafts are Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Pakistan and Australia.
On the other hand, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Thailand, Vanuatu, South Korea and India will be sending personnel as observers.
Friends from Media are invited to cover the event. For accreditation and more details, please coordinate with the Naval Public Affairs Office at mobile number 0917-569-6840 and office landline number 523-3438. Kindly signify your intention of covering the event to facilitate your admission.