MANILA, Oct. 23 – Col. Galileo Gerard R. Kintanar assumed Tuesday his new post as head the Philippine Air Force (PAF)'s 15th Strike Wing.
Kintanar replaced Brig. Gen. Jeffrey F. Delgado, who was promoted as deputy chief of staff, for plans and program at Armed Forces of the Philippines' General Headquarters in Camp Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.
PAF chief Lt. Gen. Lauro Catalino G. Dela Cruz presided the change-of-command ceremony held at the Major Danilo Atienza Air Base, Sangley Point, Cavite City.
Prior to his appointment to the 15th Strike Wing, Kintanar was director of the Office of the Special Studies.
He is also equipped with considerable operational experience having been assigned to the 15th Strike Wing as a combat pilot during his early flying career.
Kintanar known for his exemplary meritorious performance in every command and staff position that he has held throughout his service in the PAF. (PNA)