The Philippine Army participated in the 26th Association of Firearms and Ammunition Dealers of the Philippines (AFAD) Defense and Sporting Arms Show (DSAS) on July 12-16, 2018 at the Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City.
The Civil-Military Operations Regiment spearheaded the booth activities of the Philippine Army in the event.
“Our booth portrays the Philippine Army is indeed transforming as a world-class Army that is a source of national pride. Our theme revolves around the concepts of serving the Filipino people and securing our country the Philippines while emphasizing honor, patriotism, and duty,” said Capt. Rommel Panganiban, Operations Officer of the Philippine Army 26th DSAS display booth.
The Army’s booth included a display of modern equipment in terms of Firepower as utilized by the Light Reaction Regiment, Special Forces, and Scout Rangers.
A recruitment booth featuring the various pre-entry courses was set-up by the Philippine Army.
Liberation of Marawi campaign photos and videos were also included in the booth.
World shooting champion Jethro Dionisio, AFAD president, said exhibitors in the longest running firearms exhibition showcased their latest offerings of wide array of firearms, ammunition, and shooting paraphernalia.