First Woman Fighter Pilot of the Philippine Air Force is Ready to Fly

She's First Lieutenant Laiza Mae Camposano-Beran.
Photo/s: Philippine Air Force/Facebook

The Philippine Air Force on Thursday said the first Filipina fighter pilot would take to the skies, making history for women in the military.

First Lieutenant Laiza Mae Camposano-Beran will fly the Italian-made AS-211, five years after graduating from the Philippine Air Force Flying School.

Beran, who hails from Tulunan, Cotabato, is a graduate of the Philippine Military Academy Sinaglahi Class of 2015.

Continue reading below ↓

ALSO READ: Philippines, U.S. Kick Off 'Largest Ever' Balikatan War Games

Continue reading below ↓
Recommended Videos
Latest Headlines
Recent News