Operator: Air Transportation Office (Class 1 Principal Domestic Airport) – (In 2008 – Pax 843,488, Cargo 8,244 MT, Movement 9,860). The airport is built to receive International traffic. The runway is to be upgraded to 2,500 m in order to receive larger aircraft.
The cargo handling capacity of the airport is 16,715 MT and its storage capacity 10,075 m2. - Magnetic Variation 000˚ W (01/06) – Beacon - PCN 041RCWU - ILS – Runway 04 (Heading 040.0), Landing distance reduced to 1,896 m (displaced threshold length 60 m), lighting PAPI / HIRL / A2 – Runway 22 (Heading 193.0), Landing distance reduced to 1,885 m (displaced threshold length 71 m), ), take off distance increased to 1,993 m (overrun concrete pad 37m), lighting PAPI / HIRL / A2. Operating hours: Mon – Fri 0000 – 0900Z.
Caution: Approach runway 22 obstructed by building and antenna. First 584m of runway 04 are 45m wider than rest of the runway RESTRICTION: TWO WAY RADIO REQUIRED.
Fuel available on PPR (NC-A1), Communications TWR (2100 – 1300Z), RDO (2100 – 1100Z), 118.8 / 5205 / 3872.5, APP (2100 – 1300Z) 121.0. Navaid: Type VOR, ID BC, Name BACOLOD, Freq 114.9, coordinates Lat 10˚ 38’ 15.35” N – Long 122˚ 55’ 28.62” E at airfield.
Philippines – UTC + 8
Province / District
IATA & ICAO codes
|BCD - RPVB|
Town or City (closest)
|Barangay Bagtic, Silay City|
|To be confirmed before landing|
NGO / UN (on ground)
Passenger / Cargo Security Screening (Yes / No)
1,956 m x 30 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)