CPR 11 and 31 MEU, already deployed to the Philippine coast for the bilateral exercise PHIBLEX
, entered Subic Bay and reconfigured forces.
Talon Vision and PHIBLEX
, which involved two weeks of ground, air, and naval integration training with the armed forces of the Philippines, took place from 15-27 October 2008.
Tomislav Fabijancic, assistant commander for Adriatic PHIBLEX
AP-04-02, the official name of the Partnership for Peace (PFP) exercise designed to homogenize allied military engineering efforts.