Statement: The Presidential Spokesperson on the search and rescue efforts for Secretary Jesse Robredohttp://www.gov.ph/2012/08/18/statement-the-presidential-spokesperson-on-the-search-and-rescue-efforts-for-secretary-jesse-robredo-august-18-2012/
Now on ANC: Masbate Prime Media Club President Dadong Briones says a wing of the crashed plane has been found
Robredo was scheduled to take a Cebu Pacific flight to Manila but switched to a private plane to Naga.
Usec. Puno: Bumagsak na eroplanong lulan si Sec. Robredo, pag-aari ng mismo ng piloto
Ret. Gen. Tuason, Masbate PDRRMO: May underwater search and rescue na nangyayari ngayon.
Reports say a propeller stopped so pilot decided to divert Sec Robredo's aircraft towards Masbate. Rescuers say depth of ocean is 6 mtrs.
Governor of Masbate says its now dark but scuba divers continue with rescue operations for Sec Robredo.
wing got cut...and engine stopped according to survivor.
Sec. Carandang: They called about some kind of emergency landing. Parang alam nila na may problema.
Sec Roxas on DZMM : siya ang isa sa pinakamatinong tao kaya ipagdasal natin siya.
Masbate Vice Governor Vince Revil said the plane crashed in the sea, "150 meters away from the province's airport."
Sec. Robredo was not able to get out the plane, sd LtCol. Julian Pacatan, commander of the Army in Masbate, quoting survivor Supt. Abrazado.
"Pauwi ng Naga for the weekend si Sec. Robredo, en route ay tumawag ang piloto, nagka-trouble daw ang eroplano." - DOTC Sec Mar Roxas (DZMM)
Sec. Mar Roxas: Galing Mactan ang eroplanong sinasakyan ni Sec. Robredo patungong Naga
Sec. Mar Roxas: Coast Guard mula Cebu at Naga, kumikilos na ngayon para sa search and rescue kay Sec. Robredo at 2 piloto
DOTC Sec. Mar Roxas: Buong pwersa ng Coast Guard nandun ngayon nagsi-search and rescue. /via dzMM
Search and rescue operation kay Sec. Robredo at 2 piloto, kumikilos na.