Going and coming

Fenyvesi, C.
December 1991
U.S. News & World Report;12/9/91, Vol. 111 Issue 24, p28
Reports that the United States is already replacing the volcano-damaged facilities it abandoned at Clark Air Base in the Philippines. The Air Force has placed a small detachment on the island nation of Singapore; The move could presage other similar arrangements.


Related Articles

  • Closing of Clark Air Base to force shift in U.S. training.  // Aviation Week & Space Technology;7/22/91, Vol. 135 Issue 3, p24 

    Notes that as a result of next year's closing of Clark Air Base, Philippines, US Air Force and Navy tactical air crews in the Western Pacific, Japan and Korea will do their combat training on ranges in Alaska and Okinawa. US-Philippine agreementon a ten year extension of the Subic Bay lease.

  • A base named Clark. Ferguson, G. // U.S. News & World Report;7/29/91, Vol. 111 Issue 5, p11 

    Details the history of Clark Air Base in the Philippines, from its inception in 1919, through three wars, to its recent, less critical role. Eruption of Mount Pinatubo; Destruction; Decision to vacate the base by September of 1992.

  • Innovative approach holds key to Clark Air Base remediation.  // ENR: Engineering News-Record;04/13/98, Vol. 240 Issue 15, p13 

    Presents information on the toxic waste which was left behind at Clark Air Force Base in 1992, by the United States (U.S). List of the toxic waste which was left behind; Fears of Clark Development Corporation, that pollution will scare off potential investors; Reference to Clark's property...

  • Philippines: Back to second base. Pritchard, Chris // BRW;1/30/95, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p45 

    Discusses the conversion plans of the Clark Air Base in the Philippines into a commercial and industrial site. Plan to construct an international airport in the former military base; Importance of Clark's revival to the economic growth of Luzon; Condition of the Subic Naval Base after the...

  • What the military left behind. M.S. // U.S. News & World Report;01/24/2000, Vol. 128 Issue 3, p30 

    Mentions the environmental conditions in the region of the United States Clark Air Base in the Philippines. Residents relocated to the closed installation after the 1991 eruption of Mount Pinatubo; contamination by toxic substances dumped during the US tenure of the military base; US Pentagon...

  • COD SPECIAL DELIVERY. Shaver, Robert A. // Aviation History;Sep2014, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p46 

    The author discusses his experience flying a U.S. Navy captain with a top-secret U.S. government document to the Clark U.S. Air Force Base (AFB) in the Philippines from Da Nang, Vietnam, during Typhoon Ida in September 1972. The author describes the military airplane the C-1A used to fly the...

  • Pacific fleet loses key training unit with closing of Subic bay, Cubi Point. Fulghum, D.A. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;4/13/1992, Vol. 136 Issue 15, p58 

    Considers the lack of agreement among Philippine agencies on who will take possession of Subic Bay Naval Base and Cubi Point Naval Air Station when the US forces withdraw, probably at the end of the school term in June. A deputation of 40 officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines has met...

  • Update on the Philippines.  // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;9/30/91, Vol. 2 Issue 39, p730 

    Presents a statement by Kenneth M. Quinn, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, September 1991, concerning the refusal of the Philippine Senate to ratify the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Security. Concern regarding the legal...

  • American Bases In the Philippines. Kennedy, William V. // America;12/3/1983, Vol. 149 Issue 18, p344 

    The author reflects on the presence of American bases in the Philippines. He states that the Subic Bay and Clark Air Force Base are important U.S. interests. He mentions that majority of the American citizens do not know that the Philippines existed and the islands were acquired through...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics