Media Category: Subic Bay

This category encompass, the former Subic Bay Naval Base,-Naval Station,-Naval Air Station Cubi Point, the former Olongapo Naval Station,-the prewar Olongapo Town and the present Subic Bay Freeport Zone (SBFZ) under the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA).

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Zf344.-08 210730 SBFZ, PI Flag 2. I think this a historical picture; look at the large Philippine Flag on that very tall flagpole. The wind is from the south-west, like it supposed to be in the Monsoon Season. If you look close you can see the two shorter flagpoles to the left, that’s where ours […]

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Zf343.-05 210616 SBFZ, view to Cubi Point. This picture is shot from the SM Mall, Olongapo City side of the main gate bridge, about 7 stories high. SBFZ has been trying to replace, rebuild the main gate bridge to SBFZ (ex Naval Base) for some time. It has been several years now, something is not […]

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Zf342.-01 120627 National Hwy cut by Baloy Beach entrance. There are always a few people that don’t like us very much. But I think, not too many people pay attention to this. Recently the National Highway thru Barretto has been widened and this is the cut thru the ridge that runs to Baloy, so the […]

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Zf321. Cpf 1. 211003-N-DW158-1260 USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), HMS Queen Elizabeth (R 08), and JS Ise (DDH 182) lead a formation during multiple carrier strike group operations, Oct. 3. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Gray Gibson) VIRIN: 211003-N-DW158-1270.JPG Photo by: Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Gray Gibson More detailed information from an […]

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Zf322. Cpf 2. 211003-N-LI114-1182 USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), HMS Queen Elizabeth (R 08), and JS Ise (DDH 182) lead a formation during multiple carrier strike group operations, Oct. 3. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Michael Jarmiolowski) VIRIN: 211003-N-LI114-1182.JPG Photo by: MC2 Michael Jarmiolowski

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Zf317. No. 14. 1942 4 10 OLONGAPO wirephoto view 5. This is on the back of picture No. 13 in this album. It has the date April 10, 1042. That date cannot be the date the picture was shot because the Dewey dry dock had been towed to Mariveles and was scuttled and so was […]

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Zf316. No. 13.1942 4 10 OLONGAPO wirephoto view 1 This is a pre WWII image of the Naval Station Olongapo in Subic Bay. The original, a marked-up copy, 3 zoomed/cropped pieces and the back of the picture source description are also posted here in high resolution, in this Flickr album, scroll down, click here: This […]

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Zf318. No. 15. 1942 4 10 OLONGAPO wirephoto view 1 – Copy. This is marked up copy of the picture No 13 in this album to give you landmarks and some history.

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Zf307. 08 210831 Hanjin Shipyard North-Wall, west-end, Google-Earth image. Hanjin Shipyard North Wall trip. 31 Aug. 2021. I wanted to explore around the Hanjin Shipyard, closed now in bankrupt procedures. The place has guards but I detected no other activities! Parked at the bus parking, saw 2 buses there, touched base with the gate guards, […]

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Zf306. 02 210831 Hanjin Shipyard North-Wall, Subic Bay, Google Earth big image. Hanjin Shipyard North Wall trip. 31 Aug. 2021. I wanted to explore around the Hanjin Shipyard, closed now in bankrupt procedures. The place has guards but I detected no other activities! Parked at the bus parking, saw 2 buses there, touched base with […]

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