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Ayoshi

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Puerto Princesa International Airport
« on: May 06, 2017, 12:19:19 AM »
New Puerto Princesa International Airport opens | ABS-CBN news - May 03 2017
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The P3.8-billion terminal was built by a South Korean contractor, spans 13,000 square meters and has a seating capacity of 15,000.

It can accommodate 2 wide-body and 4 small aircraft at once. The airport services Philippine Airlines, PAL Express, Cebu Pacific, Cebgo and Air Asia.

The old airport will be used by the military. -- reports from Jacque Manabat, ABS-CBN

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Puerto Princesa International Airport's new terminal | Rappler

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In a statement, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said the new terminal has a floor area of 13,000 square meters, with a seating capacity of 1,500 and parking slots for more than 200 cars.

Its 2,600-meter runway, according to the DOTr, can accommodate bigger aircraft like an Airbus A330, which has a seating capacity of 400. There are 6 parking bays in the new terminal.


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In a separate statement, Cebu Pacific said it will now upgrade its Puerto Princesa flights from the 180-seater Airbus A320 to the 230-seater Airbus A321 neo.


Photo from Department of Transportation

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Re: Puerto Princesa International Airport
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2017, 08:46:05 AM »
The old airport will be transferred to the AFP

http://defenseph.net/drp/index.php?topic=1643.0