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Encyclopedia > Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport
Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport
IATA: TAC - ICAO: RPVA
Summary
Airport type public
Operator Air Transportation Office
Serves Tacloban City
Elevation AMSL 10 ft (3 m)
Coordinates 11° 13' 39.46" N

125° 01' 39.93" E An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter alphabetic code designating many airports around the world. ... The ICAO airport code is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... Tacloban City is the largest city and regional center of the Eastern Visayas region of the Philippines. ... The term above mean sea level (AMSL) refers to the elevation (on the ground) or altitude (in the air) of any object, relative to the average sea level. ... A foot (plural: feet) is a non-SI unit of distance or length, measuring around a third of a meter. ... The metre, or meter, is a measure of length, approximately equal to 3. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which is aligned with the spin axis of the Earth. ...

Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
18/36 7,014 2,138 Asphalt

Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport (IATA: TACICAO: RPVA), or DZR Airport for short, is an airport serving the general area of Tacloban City, located in the province of Leyte in the Philippines. The airport is classified as a trunkline airport, or a major commercial domestic airport, by the Air Transportation Office, a body of the Department of Transportation and Communications that is responsible for the operations of not only this airport but also of all other airports in the Philippines except the major international airports. An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter alphabetic code designating many airports around the world. ... The ICAO airport code is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... Tacloban City is the largest city and regional center of the Eastern Visayas region of the Philippines. ... Leyte is a province of the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas region. ...


The airport is named after Daniel Z. Romualdez, a former speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives and uncle of former first lady Imelda Marcos. The House of Representatives (Kapulungan ng mga Kinatawan in Filipino) is the lower chamber of the Congress of the Philippines. ... Imelda Romualdez Marcos (born July 2, 1929 in Tacloban City) is the former First Lady and a political figure in the Philippines. ...

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Airlines

The following airlines serve Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport:

Cebu Pacific Air is a low-cost airline based in Pasay City, Manila, the Philippines. ... Philippine Airlines, also known as PAL, is the national airline of the Philippines. ...

Former airlines

Air Philippines is an airline based in Pasay City, in the Philippines. ...

See also

External links

  • World Aero Data - Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport (TAC) Details

 
 

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