Transport, defense departments to work together on 4 airport projects


Posted at Nov 19 2018 09:12 PM | Updated as of Nov 20 2018 09:16 AM

MANILA—The departments of transportation and of national defense will work together to implement 4 airport projects, the DOTr said Monday.

Under the deal, the DOTr will allot P688 million for the asphalt overlay of runway and strip grade correction of the Laoag International Airport, the runway extension of the Vigan airport, asphalt overlay of the runway of the Cotabato airport, and the construction of perimeter fence and embankment of the Sanga-Sanga airport in Tawi-Tawi.

A task force under the Armed Forces of the Philippines, meanwhile, will undertake the airport projects.