Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered his cabinet to implement plans to transfer general aviation and some domestic flights from Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) to Sangley Point air base in an effort to ease congestion at the airport. Following a surprise visit to NAIA June 10, Duterte vowed to find a solution for the overstressed airport within a month. While the Philippine Department of Transportation (DOT) plans to develop Sangley Point into a business ...

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