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Encyclopedia > Laoag International Airport
Laoag International Airport
Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Laoag
Kalubungan a Pagtagitayaban ti Laoag
IATA: LAO – ICAO: RPLI
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Air Transportation Office
Serves Laoag City
Elevation AMSL 5 m / 16 ft
Coordinates 18°10′41.13″N 120°31′53.48″E / 18.1780917, 120.5315222
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,420 7,986 Concrete
Statistics (2005)
Passengers 118,540
Aircraft movements 2,792
Metric tonnes of cargo 2,315
Statistics from the Air Transportation Office.[1]

Laoag International Airport (Filipino: Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Laoag, Ilokano: Kalubungan a Pagtagitayaban ti Laoag) (IATA: LAO, ICAO: RPLI) is the main airport serving the general area of Laoag City, the capital city of the province of Ilocos Norte in the Philippines. It is the only airport in Ilocos Norte and is the northernmost international airport in the Philippines by geographical location. The airport is a popular charter destination for tourists from mainland China. An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... The ICAO (IPA pronunciation: ) airport code or location indicator is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... The Philippines Air Transportation Office (Filipino: Tanggapan ng Transportasyong-Dagat), abbreviated as ATO, is an agency of the Philippine government under the Department of Transportation and Communications responsible for implementing policies on civil aviation to assure safe, economic and efficient air travel. ... Laoag City (Ilocano: Siudad ti Laoag; Chinese: 老沃; Pinyin: LÇŽowò) is a 1st class city in the province of Ilocos Norte, 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. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... This article is about the construction material. ... This article is about the metric tonne. ... To view the Ilokano edition of this Wikipedia article, select from the in other languages Ilokano (variants: Ilocano, Iluko, Iloco, and Iloko) is the third most-spoken language of the Republic of the Philippines. ... An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... The ICAO (IPA pronunciation: ) airport code or location indicator is a four-letter alphanumeric code designating each airport around the world. ... Laoag City (Ilocano: Siudad ti Laoag; Chinese: 老沃; Pinyin: LÇŽowò) is a 1st class city in the province of Ilocos Norte, Philippines. ... REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Province of Ilocos Norte Region: Ilocos Region (Region I) Capital: Laoag City Founded: — Population: 2000 census—514,241 (48th largest) Density—151 per km² (27th lowest) Area: 3,399. ... A tourist boat travels the River Seine in Paris, France Tourism can be defined as the act of travel for the purpose of recreation, and the provision of services for this act. ... ...


It has one 2,420-meter runway [2]and is designated as an secondary/alternate international 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.[3] The Philippines Air Transportation Office (Filipino: Tanggapan ng Transportasyong-Dagat), abbreviated as ATO, is an agency of the Philippine government under the Department of Transportation and Communications responsible for implementing policies on civil aviation to assure safe, economic and efficient air travel. ... The Philippines Department of Transportation and Communications (Filipino: Kagawaran ng Transportasyon at Komunikasyon), abbreviated as DOTC, is the executive department of the Philippine government responsible for the maintenance and expansion of viable, efficient, and dependable transportation and communications systems as effective instruments for national recovery and economic progress. ...

Contents

Airlines

The following airlines fly to Laoag International Airport:


Domestic

Cebu Pacific Air is a low-cost airline based in Pasay City, Manila, the Philippines. ... Philippine Airlines (abbreviated PAL, PSE: PAL), also known historically as Philippine Air Lines, is the national airline of the Philippines. ...

International

Asian Spirit is an airline based in Pasay City, Manila in the Philippines. ... China Southern Airlines (中国南方航空公司) (SEHK: 1055, NYSE: ZNH) is an airline based in Guangzhou in the Guangdong province of the Peoples Republic of China. ...

Former airlines

Air Philippines is a low-cost airline based in Pasay City, Manila, the Philippines. ... South East Asian Airlines or SEAIR is an airline based in the Philippines and is committed to serve remote destinations throughout the Philippines. ... Air Macau (Chinese:澳門航空), is an airline based in Macau. ... Mandarin Airlines (華信航空; pinyin: Huáxìn Hángkōng) is a regional and domestic airline based in Taipei in Taiwan and is a subsidiary of China Airlines. ... Far Eastern Air Transport is based in Sungshan Domestic Airport, Taipei City, R.O.C.. The airline carrier serves Taiwanese residents. ...

References

  1. ^ PASSENGER MOVEMENT CY 2001-2005, Air Transportation Office, retrieved July 8, 2007
  2. ^ Laoag Airport- Philippine Air Transportation Office
  3. ^ National Airports- Philippine Air Transportation Office

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External links

  • Laoag International Airport
  • Airport information for RPLI at World Aero Data
  • Current weather for RPLI at NOAA/NWS
  • Airport information for LAO / RPLI at Great Circle Mapper
  • Accident history for LAO / RPLI at Aviation Safety Network

  Results from FactBites:
 
Ilocos Times - Online (709 words)
Laoag City is the center of tourism in the Province of Ilocos Norte as gleaned from the influx of tourists.
Laoag City-Ilocos Norte Centennial Arena This centennial arena was undertaken by the joint effort of the city and provincial government.
The Laoag International Airport is one of the country's few ports of entry in the north to and from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea and Japan.
Hotel & Resorts in Laoag, Philippines (549 words)
It is 10 minutes from Laoag International Airport and 9 kilometers from Laoag City, Ilocos Norte.......
Laoag City is a 2nd class city in the province of Ilocos Norte, Philippines.
The Augustinian missionaries established the Laoag parish in 1580 with St. William, the Hermit as its Patron Saint.
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