Davao airport - updates

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Group with Lumad minors temporarily held at Davao airport

Sep 16, 2017 - 4:26 PM

Cebu Pacific says the Philippine National Police 'had to check their documents because many of them were minors'

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May 24, 2017 - 10:17 PM

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5 regional airports removed from PPP pipeline

May 23, 2017 - 3:50 PM

UPDATED It is back to zero for the development of 5 small airports in Bacolod Davao Iloilo Laguindingan and Bohol A prospective bidder feels embarrassed and dismayed over what has happened

TERMINATED. The development, operations, and maintenance of New Bacolod-Silay Airport was supposed to be auctioned off via the public-private partnership scheme. Image from www.wikipedia.org

DOTr keen on removing Davao airport rehab from PPP pipeline

May 04, 2017 - 8:35 PM

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says the government is considering funding the rehabilitation of the airport in President Rodrigo Duterte s hometown

AMONG THE BEST. Davao International Airport is among the best 30 airports in Asia, says a survey conducted by a travel website. Photo by Jim de Francia/Google Maps

5 regional airport PPP deals attract more honchos

Mar 13, 2017 - 4:02 PM

Companies led by Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala Lucio Tan Manuel V Pangilinan Erramon Aboitiz Ramon Ang Andrew Gotianun and Manuel Louie Ferrer are interested

1ST PPP CALL. These 5 airport PPP deals –€“ cumulatively worth some P108.9 billion – were previously rolled out under the administration of former president Benigno Aquino III. Rappler file photo

5 failed, shelved PPP projects under Aquino admin

May 29, 2016 - 11:15 PM

The Philippines public private partnership thrust faces a stern test Will the Duterte administration continue these stalled projects?

STERN TEST. Getting PPP projects from advertisements to the tarmac seems to take ages. Images from Wikipedia.org

Leave 'amulets' at home, Davao travelers advised

Nov 07, 2015 - 2:18 PM

In light of laglag bala incidents the Davao airport is equipped with 79 CCTVs 49 of which were installed last August by the city government while the other 39 recently installed were provided by the CAAP

Chief Inspector Eugene Baludo advises passengers to refrain from bringing their amulets to the airport, especially if these involve firearms.

Bullets in luggage again – this time at Davao airport

Oct 30, 2015 - 10:48 PM

The arrest of a passenger allegedly carrying two bullets in his luggage at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City comes after similar cases have been reported in Manila

PAL plane with VIPs makes emergency landing in Davao

Sep 11, 2015 - 4:44 PM

UPDATED PAL flight PR 1814 was carrying 131 passengers including the Vice President s wife and two congressmen

Cebu Pacific passengers in Davao mishap 'taken care of'

Jun 28, 2013 - 8:05 AM

Cebu Pacific president and CEO Lance Gokongwei says the budget airline has taken care of the passengers affected in the Davao airport mishap

NEEDS ACCOMMODATED. Cebu Pacific president and CEO Lance Gokongwei says the budget airline has taken care of the passengers affected in the Davao airport mishap. Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

37 CebuPac passengers seek damages for airport mishap

Jun 26, 2013 - 5:50 PM

37 of the 165 passengers of the Cebu Pacific aircraft that overshot the Davao airport are seeking P1 M in damages from the airline

COMPENSATION. 37 of the 165 passengers of the Cebu Pacific aircraft that featured in an incident in the Davao airport are seeking compensation from the budget airline. Photo by Laiza Dale A. Lacida

No sanction for Cebu Pacific after mishap

Jun 25, 2013 - 8:36 PM

The budget airline which figured in a Davao airport incident will just be asked to comply with an action plan that stresses safety

CLOSE WATCH. The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) is heightening its surveillance and regulation of budget carrier Cebu Pacific after the Davao airport incident. Photo by Lean Santos/Rappler

Davao airport reopens

Jun 04, 2013 - 8:53 PM

After two days over 40 cancelled or re routed flights and hundreds of affected passengers the Davao international airport is back in business

TOWED AWAY. The Cebu Pacific aircraft is cleared away from the Davao international airport runway. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

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Jun 03, 2013 - 8:50 PM

Gov orders aviation officials to clear Davao Airport A Davao university calls for boycott of Cebu Pacific Taiwanese investigators identify gun used in shooting

CebuPac broke SOP to 'evacuate passengers immediately'?

Jun 03, 2013 - 6:13 PM

When an aircraft lands where it is not supposed to be the SOP is for the pilot to call for an immediate evacuation an aviation expert says

OVERSHOOT. Cebu Pacific flight 5J 971 overran the Davao City airport runway and hit its uncemented portion evening of Sunday, June 2. Photo by Laiza Dale A. Lacida

'Resume Davao airport operations asap'

Jun 03, 2013 - 2:19 PM

UPDATE Transportation Secretary Abaya orders the civil aviation body to clear the Davao Airport runway within the day to allow flights to resume at the country s 3rd busiest airport

CLEAR AWAY. The government wants aviation officials to immediately remove the Cebu Pacific aircraft that overshot and currently obstructing the Davao airport runway. Photo by Karlos Manlupig

Airlines deal with Davao airport closure

Jun 03, 2013 - 12:52 PM

Cebu Pacific PAL and PAL Express add flights upgrade aircraft provide land transfer food and drinks and waive rebooking fees

OVERSHOOT. Cebu Pacific flight 5J 971 overran the Davao City airport runway and hit its uncemented portion evening of Sunday, June 2. Photo by Laiza Dale A. Lacida