MANILA, Philippines- Tumaob ang dalawang motorbanca na may 11 pasahero sa bisinidad ng lian Bay sa Roxas, Palawan nitong Miyerkules, ayon sa Naval Forces West nitong Huwebes ng gabi.
“The ongoing search and rescue operations involve collaborative efforts from various agencies, demonstrating the unity and coordination essential in times of maritime emergencies,” pahayag nito.
“The Naval Forces West expresses its deepest concern for the well-being of the passengers and is doing all efforts in this joint endeavor,” dagdag pa.
Bilang tugon sa insidente, idineploy na ng Naval Forces West ang Philippine Navy AW109 Helicopter NH434.
“The aircraft’s mission plays a pivotal role in assessing the vast maritime area, gathering critical information, and coordinating with rescue teams on the ground,” anito.
“Despite challenging conditions, the Naval Forces West remains resolute in its commitment to locating the missing motorized bancas and ensuring the safety of its passengers,” giit pa nito. RNT/SA