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Z(P)est Air again

A Zest Air plane skidded off the runway of the Kalibo airport in Aklan on Thursday afternoon, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) Aviation Security Group...

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Gone surfing

We recently had been surfing at Bagasbas Beach near Daet in Camarines Sur. I’ts been funny but unfortunately I had been to heavy for the weak swell  Bagasbas Beach is still a funny hang-out....

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After the Typhoon

While parts of Leyte and Samar are still not accessible, in other parts of the typhoon battered islands, life slowly starts to reorganize. From Panay, where the typhoon crossed the 3 provinces Capiz, Aklan...

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PAGASA is back

The PAGASA  website is back, but extremely slow. Also the Project NOAH  website is on-line again.

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One typhoon runs after the other !

There are currently two typhoons on nearly the same track. First in line is Typhoon FITOW / Quedan now passing north-east of Taiwan heading towards mainland China. And second is newly upgraded Typhoon DANAS being...

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The Beasts – in the Philippines

Quality electronics are awfully expensive in the Philippines. You can buy cheap gadgets anywhere but if you want something really sophisticated, then your wallet is crying bitter tears. If it comes to computers, I...