9 months House sees creation of a single agency to take over management of airports MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House Committee on Ways and Means has approved a substitute bill seeking the creation of the Philippine Airport Development Corporation (PADC) that would keep an eye on the construction, maintenance and operation of airports all over the country. The House panel, chaired by Nueva Ecija Rep. Estrellita Suansing, passed the unnumbered bill, a consolidation of four measures. “We have approved the bill seeking the creation of PADC. ” she said in an interview. The substitute measure seeks the creation of an airport management that would ensure and accelerate the development of air transport facilities and services ... more