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Ex general and CIAC exec is OTS administrator

Ex general and CIAC exec is OTS administrator

Sep. 8 | Retired Lt. Gen. Raul Del Rosario has been appointed as the new administrator of the Office for Transportation Security. Photo from the Department of Transportation. Former Clark International Airport Corp (CIAC) vice president for airport operations...

DOTr looking to accredit private MVICs by 2020

DOTr looking to accredit private MVICs by 2020

Aug. 28 | The Department of Transportation (DOTr) hopes to authorize by first quarter of next year the operation of private Motor Vehicle Inspection Centers (MVICs) that will determine roadworthiness of vehicles, including trucks. DOTr Undersecretary for road transport...

DOTr, BCDA turn over operations of Clark airport to LIPAD

DOTr, BCDA turn over operations of Clark airport to LIPAD

Aug. 17 | CLARK, PAMPANGA – The operation and maintenance of Clark International Airport (CRK) was formally turned over to Luzon International Premiere Airport Development (LIPAD) Corp on August 16, 2019. Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade...

Subic-Clark cargo railway to start construction before mid-2020

Subic-Clark cargo railway to start construction before mid-2020

Aug. 16 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The Department of Transportation (DOTr) hopes to begin the construction of the Subic-Clark Railway within the first half of 2020. “We want to start construction of the Subic-Clark railway by the first quarter at the...

DOTr officially awards Bulacan airport project to San Miguel

DOTr officially awards Bulacan airport project to San Miguel

Aug. 16 | The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has formally awarded to San Miguel Holdings Corporation (SMHC) the Bulacan International Airport (BIA) project. Under the Notice of Award (NOA) given on August 14, SMHC will undertake the financing, design, construction,...

US Homeland Security lifts security notice on NAIA

US Homeland Security lifts security notice on NAIA

Aug. 12 | The United States (US) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has rescinded its public notice on security conditions at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) after significant improvements in security operations were made at the Philippines’ main...

SMHC’s proposed Bulacan airport eyed for ground-breaking in Q4

SMHC’s proposed Bulacan airport eyed for ground-breaking in Q4

Jul. 31 | San Miguel Holdings Corp proposes to build the New Manila International Airport at a cost of P735.63 billion under a build-operate-transfer arrangement. Photo from the Department of Transportation. San Miguel Holdings Corp (SMHC) is expected to start...

DOTr completes 17 airport projects in first half of Duterte’s term

DOTr completes 17 airport projects in first half of Duterte’s term

Jul. 13 | Inside Bohol-Panglao International Airport, the Philippines’ first eco-airport. Photo from www.jica.go.jp. The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said it has completed 17 commercial airport projects, with 28 more projects currently ongoing, in...

Marked improvement seen in PAL, Cebu Pacific on-time performance

Marked improvement seen in PAL, Cebu Pacific on-time performance

Jul. 13 | The flight on-time performance (OTP) of Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) has significantly improved just two weeks after the airlines signed a pledge committing to support the government’s efforts...

5 PH airlines pledge to review flight operations to help decongest NAIA

5 PH airlines pledge to review flight operations to help decongest NAIA

Jun. 27 | Five Philippine airline operators have committed to review and rationalize flight operations to improve on-time performance at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), as well as to consider transferring commercial flights to Sangley Airport in...