Watch: Ph Fa-50 Fighter Jets Bombing Rebels in Butig Lanao del Sur
FA-50PH has bared its teeth as it bomb on Thursday the Insurgent’s camp with a night air strike at Butig, Lanao del Sur.
This demonstrates the part of the FA-50PH as a Surface Attack Aircraft(SAA) and furthermore demonstrates that this planes are not just for "show" and "stylized Fly by".
Two new FA-50 lead-in planes dropped bombs in Butig, which was trailed by a plane and an assault helicopter.
Then, no say was made on what kind of bombs were utilized, however the PAF's FA-50s are fit for utilizing a variety of moronic and shrewd bombs. For this situation its conceivable that the PAF utilized standard unguided Mk.82 500lb bombs rather than some of its Paveway II laser guided bombs.
The operation was propelled after the military got data that Abu Sayyaf senior pioneer Isnilon Hapilon is in Butig and is currently the perceived "emir," or pioneer, of the Islamic State aggregate in the Philippines.
Protection Secretary Delfin Lorenzana affirmed that the Islamic State now has guide contact to Hapilon for a caliphate in the nation.
The current visit to Cebu by 2 FA-50s was additionally implied not exclusively to exhibit Benito Ebuen Air Base's ability to deal with the planes, but on the other hand was utilized as an organizing zone for the air strike. It is conceivable that the planes will take part in more air strikes soon.