Kalibo and Davao City airports named among ‘world’s most efficient’



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The Airport Council International (ACI) has named two airports in the Philippines as being some of the most efficient in the world.


ACI listed Kalibo International Airport and Davao International Airport eighth and sixth place respectively.

The information provided by ACI showed that Hong Kong International Airport generated 264.6 points of workload units, giving it the top spot int he survey.

Kalibo earned 211 points and Davao 222.22.


Other efficient airports in the world include Tokyo at 248.5 and Dubai at 245.4 – placing them in second and third place.

Engineer Martin Terre, chief of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines-Kalibo, said that the report surprised many. “We are inspired and vow to further improve our services at the airport,” he said.

The ACI is the only global trade representative of the world’s airports and was established in 1991. It represents airports’ interest with governments and international organisations such as International Civil Aviation Organization.

It also develops standards, policies and recommends good practice for airports; while providing information and training opportunities to raise standards around the world.