Ninoy Aquino International Airport

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The Ninoy Aquino International Airport or NAIA, formerly known as Manila International Airport as well as its codename Nichols Field (Nichols), is the airport serving Manila and its surrounding metropolitan area.wikipedia
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Cebu Pacific

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines.
Cebu Air, Inc., operating as Cebu Pacific and informally known as Cebu Pac, is a Philippine low-cost airline based on the grounds of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA Terminal 3), Pasay City, Metro Manila, in the Philippines.

Philippine Airlines

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines.
Out of its hubs at Ninoy Aquino International Airport of Manila, Clark International Airport of Angeles, Mactan-Cebu International Airport of Cebu, and Francisco Bangoy International Airport of Davao, Philippine Airlines serves 31 destinations in the Philippines and 41 overseas destinations in Southeast Asia, East Asia, Middle East, Oceania, North America and Europe.

Assassination of Benigno Aquino Jr.

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The airport is named after the late Senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr., who was assassinated at the airport in 1983.
The assassination of Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino Jr., a former Philippine senator, took place on Sunday, August 21, 1983 at the Manila International Airport (later renamed Ninoy Aquino International Airport in his honor).

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Four years after the incident he was memorialized by having the airport named in his honor, by virtue of Republic Act No. 6639.

Benigno Aquino Jr.

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The airport is named after the late Senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr., who was assassinated at the airport in 1983.
Among other public structures, Manila International Airport has since been renamed Ninoy Aquino International Airport in his honor, and the anniversary of his death is a national holiday.

Pasay

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines. The NAIA Expressway or NAIA Skyway is the first airport expressway and second elevated tollway in the Philippines starts from Sales Interchange of Metro Manila Skyway located at the boundary of Pasay City and Taguig City and ends at Diokno Boulevard located at Entertainment City in Parañaque City.
The city can be divided into three distinct areas: the city's urban area with an area of 5.505 km2; the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) complex, which includes the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and the Villamor Airbase, with an area of 9.5 km2; and the reclaimed land from Manila Bay with an area of 4.00 km2.

Manila International Airport Authority

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It is managed by the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA), a branch of the Department of Transportation (DOTr).
The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA; ) is a government agency in the Philippines responsible for the management of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

Ninoy Aquino International Airport bullet planting scandal

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In October 2015, reports of an extortion scam concerning bullets planted by airport security officials in airline passengers' luggages (dubbed in the local media as the "laglag-bala scam") spread, creating a scare among travelers.
In September 2015, reports of passengers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila being accosted and fined for possessing bullet ammunition began to receive attention from the public and later both the local and international press.

Philippines

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines.
On August 21, 1983, Marcos' chief rival, opposition leader Benigno Aquino Jr., was assassinated on the tarmac at Manila International Airport.

Parañaque

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines. The NAIA Expressway or NAIA Skyway is the first airport expressway and second elevated tollway in the Philippines starts from Sales Interchange of Metro Manila Skyway located at the boundary of Pasay City and Taguig City and ends at Diokno Boulevard located at Entertainment City in Parañaque City.
Parañaque is the location of Terminal 1 of Ninoy Aquino International Airport, as the airport complex sits on the Pasay-Parañaque border.

Clark International Airport

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However, in practice, both NAIA and Clark International Airport, located in the Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga serve the Manila area, with Clark catering mostly to low-cost carriers because of its lower landing fees compared to those charged at NAIA. On February 28, 2018, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez from the House of Representatives on Wednesday announced the extension from forty five days to six months of the deadline for airlines to transfer some of their flights to Clark International Airport to decongest the airport.
During the administration of former President Fidel V. Ramos, it was designated to be the future primary international gateway of the Philippines and the major international airport of Metro Manila and its neighboring provinces when Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Metro Manila has reached full capacity and can no longer be expanded.

Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1

Terminal 1 or NAIA 1, has an area of 67000 m2 and having been completed in 1981 is the second oldest terminal at NAIA (after the Old Domestic Terminal, now called Terminal 4) with a design capacity of 4.5 million passengers per year but was further expanded to accommodate 6 million passengers.
Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 1 (NAIA 1), in Paranaque City, Metro Manila, Philippines, (also known as Ninoy Aquino Terminal), is an airport terminal at Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the main serving Manila and its surrounding metropolitan area.

Mike Defensor

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Through Executive Order No. 732, the NAIA Terminal 3 Task Force was made and Michael Defensor was appointed on June 19, 2008 as head, creating the Presidential Task Force on NAIA-3 that was "mandated to ensure the immediate opening and operation of Terminal 3."
In June 2008 he was appointed head of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport International Passenger Terminal 3 (NAIA-3) by virtue of the June 9, Executive Order No. 732 (creating the Presidential Task Force on the NAIA-3 that was "mandated to ensure the immediate opening and operation of Terminal III.")

Rodrigo Duterte

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Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte, then a presumptive presidential candidate in the 2016 Philippine presidential election, further alleged that a syndicate is behind the series of incidents.
Shortly after his inauguration on June 30, Duterte held his first Cabinet meeting to lay out their first agenda, which included the country's disaster risk reduction management, decongesting the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, the country's main gateway, and expressed his ideas and concerns regarding the territorial disputes in the South China Sea prior to the announcement of the verdict of the Philippines' arbitration case against China over the issue, which the Philippines later won.

KLM

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ANA was the only foreign carrier at Terminal 3 until October 1, 2014, when five international airlines, namely Delta Air Lines, KLM, Emirates, Singapore Airlines, and Cathay Pacific, transferred operations from Terminal 1.
Since March 2012, it has operated the revised Amsterdam-Taipei-Manila route with Boeing 777-200ER/-300ER aircraft.

PAL Express

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines.
This route operation was aimed to decongest their Manila hub.

Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base

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In 1948, following Philippine independence, the airport was moved to its current site adjacent to the Villamor Airbase, which was then called Nichols Field due to the reasons of less terrain slope, expansive land area in the new site, and the USAF base runway (Runway 13/31) which can be used for the airport.
Colonel Jesus Villamor Air Base, or simply Villamor Air Base, named for Filipino WWII pilot Jesús A. Villamor is the home of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) and shares runways with the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

Department of Transportation (Philippines)

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It is managed by the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA), a branch of the Department of Transportation (DOTr).
Manila International Airport, renamed to Ninoy Aquino International Airport

Manila

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The Ninoy Aquino International Airport or NAIA, formerly known as Manila International Airport as well as its codename Nichols Field (Nichols), is the airport serving Manila and its surrounding metropolitan area.
The city is also served by the Ninoy Aquino International Airport and Clark International Airport.

Newport City, Metro Manila

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A 220-meter long footbridge that opened in April 2017, known as Runway Manila, connects the terminal with Newport City.
Newport City is a 25 ha residential and commercial area situated next to the Villamor golf course and Terminal 3 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Metro Manila, Philippines.

Metro Manila

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The Ninoy Aquino International Airport or NAIA, formerly known as Manila International Airport as well as its codename Nichols Field (Nichols), is the airport serving Manila and its surrounding metropolitan area.
The Villamor Air Base in Ninoy Aquino International Airport is the home to the headquarters of the Philippine Air Force while the headquarters of the Philippine Navy is located at Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila.

Makati

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Located along the border between the cities of Pasay and Parañaque, about 7 km south of Manila proper and southwest of Makati, NAIA is the main international gateway for travelers to the Philippines and serves as a hub for AirAsia Philippines, Cebgo, Cebu Pacific, PAL Express, and Philippine Airlines.
The city is 20 minutes away from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport.

Nichols Field

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In 1948, following Philippine independence, the airport was moved to its current site adjacent to the Villamor Airbase, which was then called Nichols Field due to the reasons of less terrain slope, expansive land area in the new site, and the USAF base runway (Runway 13/31) which can be used for the airport. The Ninoy Aquino International Airport or NAIA, formerly known as Manila International Airport as well as its codename Nichols Field (Nichols), is the airport serving Manila and its surrounding metropolitan area.
The base shares its site with the Ninoy Aquino International Airport.

Pantaleon Alvarez

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On February 28, 2018, Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez from the House of Representatives on Wednesday announced the extension from forty five days to six months of the deadline for airlines to transfer some of their flights to Clark International Airport to decongest the airport.
In 2005, Alvarez along with four other former DOTC officials were charged with graft before the Sandiganbayan in connection with the construction of NAIA Terminal 3.

NAIA Expressway

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The NAIA Expressway or NAIA Skyway is the first airport expressway and second elevated tollway in the Philippines starts from Sales Interchange of Metro Manila Skyway located at the boundary of Pasay City and Taguig City and ends at Diokno Boulevard located at Entertainment City in Parañaque City.
The NAIA Expressway (NAIAEx, NAIAx and Ninoy Aquino International Airport Expressway) is an 11.6 km elevated expressway system in Metro Manila, Philippines, which links the Metro Manila Skyway to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and Entertainment City.