Fort Magsaysay is also one of the largest military facilities in Asia, which is administrated by 7ID
. It also houses the Special Operations Command, Light Reaction Regiment, Army Artillery Regiment, Army Aviation Battalion, Special Forces Regiment (Airborne) and the Maneuver Center of the Training and Doctrine Command.
The 56 Infantry Battalion (56IB), one of the most accomplished battalions of 7ID
, will be deployed to the Mindanao area to support the campaign plan of the Philippine Army in one of the major islands of the country.
commander, said 1,341 applied for the Candidate Soldiers Course, and 973 passed the physical fitness test.
Santos Jr., commander of the 7ID
, awarded the cash incentives with Dr.
Finnish development and engineering services company Elektrobit Corporation said on Friday (29 June) that it has purchased 100% of the shares in 7iD
All of our soldiers' sacrifices resulted in the successful conduct of election not only in Abra but to the whole 7ID
area of responsibility as well", said Agustin.
Units under Nolcom, the 5th Infan-try Division (5ID), the 7th Infantry Di-vision (7ID
), Tactical Operations Wing Northern Luzon (TOWNOL), and Naval Forces Northern Luzon (NFNL) were placed on standby status ahead of the NPA anniversary Friday.
A suspected member of the New People's Army (NPA) was killed in a Sunday morning clash with army soldiers in Sallapadan town in Abra province, according to the Philippine Army's 7th Infantry Division (7ID
) based here.
Units under NoLCom, the Fifth Infantry Division (5ID), the Seventh Infantry Division (7ID
), Tactical Operations Wing Northern Luzon (TOWNOL), and Naval Forces Northern Luzon (NFNL), are also on stand-by, and ready to act on any situation as the need arises.
Angelito de Leon, 7ID
commander, ordered field commanders to start patrols and set up checkpoints in tandem with the police to prevent other criminal groups, the New People's Army, from conducting 'terror acts.'
The Ecotour-ism in Fort Magsaysay has started catering to nearby schools interested in learning the history of 7ID
and touring its camp base.