The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) recently conducted the testing and evaluation of Laguindingan Airport’s newly installed navigational facilities.
Firm completes installation of air navigation facilities at Laguindingan Airport; test night flights set in November
In a news article at Sun Star by Jigger J. Jerusalem (Read LINK), the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) will reportedy conduct the first night flights at Laguindingan Airport next month. This after the SKY-KR Consortium finished the installation of the Air Navigation System and Support Facilities (ANSSF) ahead of the target completion date of November 20.
Megawide Construction and its Bangalore-based partner GMR Infrastructure are set to join the bidding of the $350 million Operation ad Maintenance Project of the Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental as well as five (5) other airport projects in the Philippines.
After successful test run on Laguindingan Airport lighting system, CAAP to check navigation system procedures next
The recent successful test run of Laguindingan Airport’s lighting system, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) will next validate the Performance Based Navigation (PBN) system procedures which will pave the way for night flights as well as airport operations during unfavorable weather conditions.
The runway lights at Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental have been recently illuminated during a test run indicating night flights in the said airport could serve the public soon.
Laguindingan Airport manager Engr. Jose Budiongan is optimistic that the expansion of the airport’s cargo building, terminal, and runway will be implemented next year, 2015.
Opol-Laguindingan Airport Diversion Road, New CDO Western Diversion Road, among new infra projects by DPWH-10
Opol-Laguindingan Airport Diversion Road (38-kilometers), New CDO Western Diversion Road (11.9-km)..these are just a few of new infrastructure projects which will be implemented by the Department of Public Works & Highways in Northern Mindanao.
Construction of the Rotunda leading to Laguindingan Airport is now underway.
The winning bidder for the Operation and Maintenance of Laguindingan Airport is tasked to expand the existing and construct a new passenger terminal.
The long delayed Instrument Landing System (ILS) is now installed at Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental.
Cagayan de Oro City 2nd District Rep. Rufus B. Rodriguez together with his brother Abamin Partylist Rep. Maximo B. Rodriguez have filed House Bill No. 4331 seeking to rename Laguindingan Airport into Emmanuel N. Pelaez International Airport in honor of the late former Vice President of the Philippines.
Here are photos of the ongoing installation of navigational aids including some runway approach lights at Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental.