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Bicol Airport Terminal Up For Auction

THE DEPARTMENT of Transportation and Communications (DoTC) has formally invited contractors to build Bicol International Airport’s passenger terminal and runway extensions for P1.71 billion.

In an invitation to bid published in a newspaper yesterday, the agency said the contract includes a 13,680-square meter passenger terminal building. 280 more words


NAIA High Risk Airport According to Global Carriers

MANILA, Philippines – Global airlines have tagged the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) as one of the high-risk airports in the Asia-Pacific region due to unresolved safety concerns as well as poor infrastructure. 535 more words


Frequent Aggravation Miles - New From the Airlines!

Random airport-inspired thoughts:

  1. I’ve come up with a new program for the airlines to reward customers. It will be called “Frequent Aggravation Miles”. You get “miles” for every aggravation you encounter while flying, with the number varying depending on the severity of the aggravation (lost luggage, missed flights, etc).
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Man served world's sorriest airport sandwich, internet erupts in outrage

It’s no secret that airport food is overpriced and underwhelming. But the sorry excuse for a £3.20 “bacon and egg roll” one man was served at Edinburgh Airport (pictured above) set a new low for airport eateries across the globe. 166 more words

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Observations on Air Travel

I spent a LOT of time in airports and on airplanes this past week. No matter how prepared you think you are, and no matter how many experiences you have had, there are always things that surprise you. 433 more words


What does the TSA do with your confiscated items? Sell them, cheap

Even if you know what to pack and what not to pack, what to shove into your checked luggage and what to put in your carry-on bag, you’ve probably had at least… 546 more words