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NAIA no longer among 'worst airports' – survey

Oct 18, 2017 - 1:20 PM

Meanwhile, 4 regional airports in the Philippines remain among the top 25 best airports in Asia

NOT ANYMORE. Latest survey released by travel website The Guide to Sleeping in Airports showed that NAIA is no longer included in the top 20 worst airports in the world, and even in the top 5 worst airports in Asia 2017. Photo By Ben Nabong/Rappler

Power outage hits NAIA Terminal 3

Apr 02, 2016 - 11:04 PM

6th UPDATE Operations at the terminal are affected by the blackout as departures and arrivals are also said to be on hold Passengers with delayed flights are advised to call their airlines immediately for options

STRANDED. Passengers at the NAIA Terminal 3 are on standby on Sunday, April 3. Photo by @gruby_ak via Twitter

NAIA no longer among the world's worst airports – poll

Oct 20, 2015 - 11:13 AM

UPDATED But it is still on the 8th spot of Asia s Terrible 10 airports according to the Guide to Sleeping in Airports website

FIRST MAJOR REHAB. In over 30 years, the Philippine government is implementing its first major renovation of NAIA Terminal 1. File photo from www.gov.ph

#SG50: What PH's NAIA should learn from SG's Changi Airport

Aug 10, 2015 - 12:26 PM

Ninoy Aquino International Airport should emulate Changi Airport s ways of providing comfort to passengers to improve also the gateway s revenue generating capacity

Airlines passenger volume down during Holy Week

Apr 06, 2015 - 6:01 PM

Chedeng spoils most vacation plans thus pulling the passenger volume down to 19 from Holy Week last year

President Benigno S. Aquino III personally inspects the operations and security set-up at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 in Pasay City on Wednesday (April 01, 2015). The President wanted to make sure that all security preparations were in place to ensure safe travel during the Holy Week. Photo by Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino says 'worst airport' now looking much better

Apr 01, 2015 - 6:37 PM

‘It’s like I have entered a completely different airport ’ President Benigno Aquino III tells reporters as he inspects the 34 year old NAIA 1 which is undergoing rehabilitation

President Benigno S. Aquino III inspects the operations and security set-up at the Departure Area of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 in Pasay City on Wednesday (April 01, 2015). The President wanted to make sure that all security preparations were in place to ensure safe travel during the Holy Week. Photo by Gil Nartea Supera/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

NAIA ‘improves’ ranking among the world’s worst airports

Oct 16, 2014 - 7:46 PM

But it s still on the 4th spot of the world s worst according to The Guide to Sleeping in Airports

Airlines to include NAIA terminal fees in prices

Jun 11, 2014 - 12:30 PM

The DOTC says the move is meant to reduce queuing time and congestion at the airport

RUNWAY OPTIMIZATION. The government plans to pursue its project to increase airside capacity in NAIA. File Photo by Jay Directo/Agence France-Presse

Partial closure of NAIA 1 when rehab begins

Nov 04, 2013 - 5:55 PM

Portions of the old and congested airport terminal will be shut down to give way to rehab works starting December according to transportation chief Joseph Abaya

PARTIAL SHUTDOWN. Portions of NAIA Terminal 1 will closed for operations due to rehab work. File photo by EPA

Sanctions eyed vs airport staff playing at work

Oct 22, 2013 - 10:46 AM

The POEA chief says he takes full responsibility for his employees actions

NAIA-1 renovation to start December

Oct 21, 2013 - 9:12 PM

Construction for the upgrade and improvement of the world s worst airport will start on December 1

BEAUTIFICATION. Efforts to improve the country's main gateway will be complete in 2014. File photo by EPA