Clark International Airport Corp. said on Tuesday that he expects the aviation sector to improve to global standards with the appointment of a former chairman of Philippine Airlines as secretary of the transport ministry.
ACIC expressed the hope that Secretary Jaime Bautista’s expertise and achievements at PAL would steer the transport sector, especially the aviation industry, towards full recovery and modernization to world-class standards.
The Ministry of Transport is the body that exercises the strategic and operational supervision of the CIAC.
CIAC is a government enterprise responsible for developing the Clark Civil Aviation Complex, home to the private Clark International Airport and Clark Global City mixed-use business district and several locators in cargo and cargo-related businesses. aviation.
The agency said in a statement that it looks forward to working under Bautista’s leadership to develop Clark as a leading aerotropolis and hub for international aviation and logistics in the Asia-Pacific region.
Bautista replaced Secretary Arthur Tugade who led DOTR for the past six years with exceptional leadership and unprecedented accomplishments, he said.
DOTR, under Tugade’s leadership, has completed 250 airport projects, including Clark International Airport’s new Terminal 2, upgraded the country’s satellite communications system, and introduced airport night classification.