Ormoc City, Leyte
July 5, 2019

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the inauguration of the Ormoc City Airport Development Project in Ormoc City, Leyte.

Upon his arrival, President Duterte was ushered to the unveiling of the airport marker together with Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General Captain Jim Sydiongco, and other guests.

The said airport underwent rehabilitation through the efforts of the DOTr, CAAP, and other stakeholders, after having been damaged by the onslaught of Typhoon Yolanda in 2013 followed by a 6.5-magnitude earthquake that shook Ormoc City in 2017.

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