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Welcome to the Civil Aeronautics Board


The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) is the agency of the government mandated to regulate the economic aspect of air transportation, and shall have the general supervision, control and jurisdiction over air carriers, general sales agents, cargo sales agents, and air freight forwarders as well as their property, property rights, equipment, facilities, and franchise (R.A. No. 776, as amended by P.D. 1462). CAB is an attached agency of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC). In the exercise of its regulatory powers, it is authorized to issue Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) to domestic carriers, Foreign Air Carrier's Permit (FACP) to foreign carriers, and Letters of Authority to airfreight forwarders, general sales agents, cargo sales agents who are fit, willing, and able to perform services as required by public convenience and necessity. CAB likewise performs quasi-judicial functions.


Poll Survey Description


Survey Title: Do you want to see CAB Photo Gallery on our site?

Description: Photo gallery will consists of the following photo collections:

                         1. Events photos (e.g. Christmas party, anniversary, strat. planning, etc.)

                         2. Official meetings, hearings, air talks, (if any)

                         3. Other suggestions


For comments and suggestions, write them on our message board.

Thank you and God bless!


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    Classification of Transactions



    1. Substitution/Change and/or upgrading of aircraft
    2. Revision or change of schedules
    3. Urgent filing of promotional fares and other fares, fees and charges, effective for a limited period of time
    4. Ad-hoc charter flights (International)
    5. Petition for waiver of all provisions of PD 1466 (on the use of Philippine Flag Carrier by government entities)

    COMPLEX TRANSACTIONS: (3 days up to 10 days)

    1. Petition for approval of transfer of shareholdings in corporations authorized to engage in air transportation
    2. Domestic passenger/Cargo extra section flights/Charter Flights
    3. Unopposed application for approval of rates, fees and charges, effective for a limited period of time
    4. Unopposed application for approval of summer and winter schedules
    5. Application for International charter flights
    6. Petition for change of corporate name
    7. Petition for authority to perform as domestic sales agent


    1. Original petition/application for authority to operate as an air carrier (CPCN/FACP)
    2. Petition for renewal/extension of CPCN and FACP
    3. Opposed application for additional frequencies/entitlements
    4. Opposed petition for designation to other countries and allocation of entitlements
    5. Application for authority to operate as international and domestic airfreight forwarder
    6. Petition for authority to act as General Sales Agent
    7. Petition for authority to act as Cargo Sales Agent
    8. Petition to act as Cargo Sales Agent
    9. Petition to act as Off-line Carrier
    10. Imposition of fines and penalties
    11. Petition for authority to operate aircraft in the conduct/furtherance of business
    12. All opposed applications for issuance of CPCN, FACP,  permits/authority


    News Portal

    From flagship to scrapyard: First Airbus A380s to get broken up
    07 Jun 2018 00:19

    Bloomberg Two of Airbus SE’s flagship A38 superjumbos are headed for the scrap heap after a search for new operators failed to secure firm bids.

    IATA urges gov’ts to adopt smart aviation regulation
    07 Jun 2018 00:17

    By Emmie Abadilla | Manila Bulletin Sydney – Governments can secure the future of the aviation industry via smarter regulation, maintaining global  [ ... ]

    Philippine Airlines expects to be more cost efficient on long-haul flights
    07 Jun 2018 00:16

    By Jamie Freed | Reuters SYDNEY, June 5 (Reuters) - Philippine Airlines Inc, which has been reporting losses on its New York route, expects cost effi [ ... ]

    Emirates sees oil, dollar 'double whammy', but demand strong
    06 Jun 2018 00:56

    By Tim Hepher, Victoria Bryan | Reuters SYDNEY (Reuters) - The president of Emirates airline said the rare combination of higher oil and a stronger d [ ... ]

    Gov’ts urged to be cautious about privatization of airports
    06 Jun 2018 00:55

    By Emmie Abadilla | Manila Bulletin SYDNEY – Worldwide, about 14% of airports, handling 4% of global traffic, have been privatized.

    Airlines adjusting hedges, fares, capacity and fleet as oil price jumps
    06 Jun 2018 00:54

    Reuters SYDNEY (Reuters) - Airlines are locking in fuel hedges, lowering capacity, raising fares and retiring older jets to cope with rising costs al [ ... ]

    Aviation industry still profitable despite rising costs – IATA
    05 Jun 2018 00:32

    By Emmie Abadilla | Manila Bulletin SYDNEY, Australia – Despite rising fuel and labor costs plus an upturn in the interest rate cycle, airlines exp [ ... ]

    Clark airport workers won’t lose jobs, says BCDA chief
    05 Jun 2018 00:19

    Philippine Daily Inquirer CLARK FREEPORT — The president of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) has allayed fears of layoffs by 3 [ ... ]

    PAL to post profit with surcharge approval
    04 Jun 2018 00:13

    By Louella Desiderio | The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) expects to make modest profit this year, bu [ ... ]

    PAL expects ‘modest’ profit this year amid rising oil prices
    04 Jun 2018 00:11

    BusinessWorld Online PAL Holdings, Inc., the listed operator of Philippine Airlines (PAL), is aiming to post a “modest profit” this year, as risi [ ... ]

    Reduced flights hurting Aklan capital’s economy
    31 May 2018 00:09

    Philippine Daily Inquirer ILOILO CITY — Business operators and officials of Aklan province are appealing to airlines and national government agenci [ ... ]

    Cebu Pacific seeks fare hike
    30 May 2018 00:06

    By Iris Gonzales | The Philippine Star MANILA, Philippines — Cebu Air Inc., the operator of the country’s biggest budget carrier, is seeking to r [ ... ]

    Airlines seek fuel surcharge
    30 May 2018 00:00

    By Doris Dumlao-Abadilla | Philippine Daily Inquirer Reeling from the double whammy caused by surging global oil prices and the weakening of the peso [ ... ]

    Air Asia passenger volume up
    24 May 2018 00:55

    By Miguel R. Camus | Philippine Daily Inquirer Philippines Air Asia saw passenger volume surge in the first quarter of 218 as it expanded its fleet  [ ... ]

    Cebu Pacific reviewing VisMin market profile for new Cebu and Davao flights
    24 May 2018 00:53

    BusinessWorld Online CEBU PACIFIC Air (Cebu Air, Inc.) is undertaking an assessment of passengers’ profile to and from the Visayas and Mindanao as  [ ... ]

    High oil prices start pushing air fares higher
    21 May 2018 00:52

    By Miguel R. Camus | Philippine Daily Inquirer Air travelers are starting to feel the pinch of higher oil prices.

    TRAIN 2 will harm airline industry — PHL AirAsia
    21 May 2018 00:50

    BusinessWorld Online AIRLINES are worried about the negative impact of the second package of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) la [ ... ]

    Cebu Pacific flies record 65,000 passengers in one day
    21 May 2018 00:48

    BusinessWorld Online CEBU PACIFIC Air on Sunday said it flew 65,298 passengers on May 7, breaking its own record for the most number of passengers fl [ ... ]

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