PLEASE NOTE: Following the response to Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) on 09 Nov 2013, additional Philippines Customs information is avalible and can be found in the following document:
In order to streamline the customs procedures for humanitarian organisations bringing relief good into the Philippines, a “One-Stop-Shop” has been established in Manila, Cebu and Naia. The Purpose of the “One-Stop-Shop” is to bring together in a single location the key staff, necessary for expediting customs clearances for humanitarian cargo, for the selected agencies including representatives of: the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), the Department of Health, The Bureau of Food and Drugs, the Ministry of Finance (MoF), and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
Operator: Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (International Airport – Military / Civil joint use Airport) - (in 2008 – Pax 3,642,862, Cargo 45,403 MT, Movement 46,206) – Magnetic Variation 000˚ W (01/06) – PCN 070FBWT – Beacon – ILS - Airport of Entry - Runway 04 (Heading 045.0) Take off distance increased to 3,360 (overrun asphalt pad 60 m), slope 0.1˚, Lighting HIRL / CL / M / PAPI– Runway 22 (Heading 225.0) Take off distance increased to 3,360 (overrun asphalt pad 60 m), slope -0.1˚, Lighting HIRL / CL / M / PAPI.
Caution: to avoid FOD (due to work in progress) lift off while taxiing aircraft type 747 or same range advise to use inboard engine only. BASH, heavy activity from April to September. Work in Progress. RESTRICTION:TWO-WAY RADIO REQUIRED. TAXIWAY NE OF MILITARY RAMP RESTRICTED TO AIRCRAFT OPERATION WHEN MILITARY JETS ARE PARKED BESIDE THE RUNWAY.
Operating hours: 0000 – 0000Z. Fuel Jet A1, A+ and B without icing inhibitor. Communications: TWR 118.1, GROUND 121.9, 124.0 RDO 5205, 3872.5 OPS (2200 – 1000Z) 118.5 CLNC 125.1 ATIS (2100 – 1300Z) 126.6 APP 124.7, 121.2 con 127.5, 132.2 – Navaid: Type VOR-DME, ID MCT, Name MACTAN, Channel 090X, Freq 114.3, at Airport, Coordinates Lat 10˚ 18’ 48.84” N Long 123˚ 59’ 17.87” E. Navaid: Type NDB, ID MCT, Name MACTAN, Freq 331, at Airport, Coordinates Lat 10˚ 18’ 33.24” N Long 123˚ 59’ 03.90” E.
Philippines – UTC + 8
Province / District
|Mactan Island, Visayas|
|Mactan-Cebu International Airport|
IATA & ICAO codes
|CEB - RPVM|
Town or City (closest)
|Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu City|
|GOOD however to be confirmed before landing|
NGO / UN (on ground)
Passenger / Cargo Security Screening (Yes / No)
3,300 m x 45 m
Ground Handling (Yes / No)
Runway Lighting (Yes / No)
Fire Fighting Equipment (Yes / No)
Air Traffic Control (Yes / No)
Windsock (Yes / No)
Weather Information (Yes / No)
Aircraft Parking space (Yes / No)
Navigation Aids (Yes / No)
Perimeter fencing (Yes / No)