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27
Feb

Common sense and NAIA congestion

on Friday, 27 February 2015 00:10.

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By Boo Chanco | The Philippine Star

I have been talking to a lot of experts in aviation the past few weeks, including experienced pilots on the congestion problem at NAIA. I am getting the impression that the best solutions with the most immediate impact involve creative thinking, not more big ticket capex.

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26
Feb

Mr. Passenger Bill of Rights

on Thursday, 26 February 2015 00:03.

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By Babe G. Romualdez | The Philippine Star

Carmelo-Teying-ArcillaCivil Aeronautics Board (CAB) executive director Carmelo “Teying” Arcilla will share his expertise and experiences with legal experts in the airline industry at the ongoing 2015 IATA (International Air Transport Association) Legal Symposium in Seoul, South Korea.  The yearly symposium is considered as “the world’s principal aviation law conference” with legal counsel from airlines, private practitioners and government lawyers taking part in the three-day conference. Arcilla (a lawyer by profession) was chosen as a panelist for the forum on “Consumer Protection in Asia.” The topic should be right up his alley since he has earned the reputation of being “Mr. Passenger Bill of Rights.”

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25
Feb

No Airbus flights once Tacloban airport repairs resume

on Wednesday, 25 February 2015 00:54.

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By Sarwell Q. Meniano | BusinessWorld Online

TACLOBAN CITY -- The Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport runway will be closed again to Airbus flights within the first half of this year to give way to repairs.

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25
Feb

DOTC splits P128-B airport projects

on Wednesday, 25 February 2015 00:55.

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By Lawrence Agcaoili | The Philippine Star

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has divided the bidding for the operation and maintenance (O&M) of six provincial airports worth P128 billion into two packages.

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24
Feb

AirAsia launches Asean Pass for seamless travel in region

on Tuesday, 24 February 2015 00:23.

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By Emmie Abadilla | Manila Bulletin

Bangkok, Thailand – Today it’s ASEAN; tomorrow, it’s the rest of Asia, says AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes.